Education and Training

We offer a comprehensive range of childcare training and education programmes, catering for a diverse range of learners and aiming to equip them with the core skills and knowledge relevant to the early childhood sector.

What qualifications do I need to work in childcare?

Find out what qualifications you need to work in childcare.

Continuous Professional Learning (CPL) Programmes

Early Childhood Ireland provides Continuous Professional Learning (CPL) training on all aspects of early childhood practice.

Modular Masters of Education

Maynooth University Department of Education & Froebel Department of Primary and Early Childhood Education have developed a Modular Masters of Education with a number of specialisms including an Early Years Specialism.

Becoming an Early Years Trainer

Trainers with Early Childhood Ireland will have a direct influence on supporting quality practice, and ensuring children are valued as competent learners and citizens with rights.
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