Infants and toddlers develop thinking skills in their active engagement during play. Through exploration, young children are engaged in the process  problem solving as they manipulate objects. In their social exchanges with adults and peers, infants and toddlers develop communication and language skills. This social exchanges allow establishment of relationships between educarers and young children. In addition, young children’s physical and motor skills are enhanced as they participate in active play. Self-confidence and sense of achievement are also established as children gain control of their bodies and play situations.

This workshop will help participants to explore the various play activities to entice and enrich infants’ and toddlers’ play experiences with natural and man-made materials, and to experience the true essence of uninterrupted play which are developmentally appropriate. This workshop will be conducted via classroom facilitation and webinar.

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the different elements and stages of play in infants and toddlers.
  • Acquire knowledge in the planning of meaningful and creative activities for infant and toddlers.
  • Develop knowledge and skills in providing quality interactions during play with infants and toddlers.

LON Certification Status: L1 , L2 , EY1 , EY2

Occupational Title: Infant Educarer (HCIC), Infant/Toddler Educarer, Beginning Educarer, Educarer 1, Educarer 2, Centre Leader

Duration

  • 9 Hours (7 hours classroom, 1.5 hours online and 0.5 hour E-Assessment)

Award of Certificate

ECDA Certificate of Attendance upon successful course completion.

$256.80 (Course Fee) | $112.80 [ECDA Funding (Foreigner)] | $40.80 (After Singaporean/PR Funding)

*Fees quoted are inclusive of 7% GST