TGS-2021003081 / TGS-2020501162 (Synchronous e-learning)

Careful observation is central to gaining insight into the various facets of young children’s development. It provides detailed information about a child’s behavior, interests and competencies. Through careful observations, we are able to meet, respond and support the needs of the children appropriately.

This training session will equip the participants with the basic knowledge on the importance and skills in observing young children. It will also provide them with opportunities to practice their observations skills and make comparisons about their findings, as well as developing a simple individual programme. Participants are encouraged to develop reflective skills through this workshop on observation and planning for infants toddlers.

The objectives of the above course are to help participants:

  • Understand the importance of using observation, documentation and assessment to make intentional decisions about the development of infants & toddlers as described in the Early Years Development Framework (EYDF)
  • Identify the appropriate observation, documentation and assessment methods suitable for infant & toddler classrooms
  • Apply suitable documentation and assessment methods to determine strengths and identify needs as well as plan for meaningful learning experiences for infants & toddlers
  • Develop reflective skills through observing, documenting and assessing infants and toddlers development and learning

LON Certification Status: L1 , L2 , EY1 , EY2

Occupational Title: Beginning Infant Educator , Infant Educator , Senior Infant Educator , Beginning Early Years Educator , Early Years Educator , Senior Early Years Educator , Lead Early Years Educator , Beginning Preschool Educator , Preschool Educator , Senior Preschool Educator , Lead Preschool Educator , Curriculum / Pedagogy Specialist , Deputy Centre Leader , Centre Leader , Senior Centre Leader


  • 14 hours (2 days)

Award of Certificate

ECDA Certificate of Attendance upon successful course completion.

$316.10 (Course Fee) | $200.10 [ECDA Funding (Foreigner)] | $113.10 (After Singaporean/PR Funding)

*Fees quoted are inclusive of 9% GST
Note: The course fee shown is an estimate only. Course fees payable are subject to revision, funding eligibility and approval. Please contact us for details on course fees.