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New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care, Level 5.

In our 40 week, full time course, which is NZQA accredited, our students get to study from the comfort of their own home. This course is exclusively delivered and assessed online, with 14 hours per week dedicated to a Practical Component. The content of this course has been specifically designed to enable its graduates a strong knowledge base, that includes the most up to date information in all areas relating to Infants, Toddlers and Young Children.

Enrolments are now open for our February Intake, we also have a second intake starting in July. We have limited spaces for both intakes that are filling up fast. If you're passionate about nurturing children within your care and are searching for a high level of education, enquire with Bodhi today.

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New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care, Level 6.

In our 40 week, full time course, which will be NZQA accredited, our students will deepen thier knowledge base and understanding from the previous year. A pre-requiste of this course is all students must have completed the New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care, Level 5. In 2019 Bodhi will provide its students with the opportunity to gain the Bachelor of Teaching (ECE) so our students can cross credit and graduate with this qualification.

Career Options

Graduates of the New Zealand Diploma in ECE, Level 5 & 6 will have many career options available to them. You will have the skills, qualification and experience to begin a career in many areas related to Infants, Toddlers & Young Children.

  • In-Home educator, you will be qualified to care for a group of children in a home environment.
  • Nanny, nationally or internationally.
  • Baby Consultant, which are now highly sought after, giving advice to new parents on feeding, sleeping and routines.
  • Night Nurse for those parents requiring support or just some much needed sleep.
  • Early Childhood Educator with the opportunity of gaining further qualification with the Bachelor of Teaching (ECE) leading towards Teacher Registration.