Diploma in Early Years Care and Education

Asian College of Teacher’s Diploma in Early Years Care and Education Teacher Training is an advanced course which equips the candidates with techniques to influence development of children, understand their individual preferences and craft a successful career as an early childhood educator.

Diploma in Early Years Care and Education

Diploma in Early Years Care and Education brought to you by Asian College of Teachers is an advanced level course with a curriculum focus on optimizing children’s development through the combined impact of education, nutrition, care and health. The Diploma course is apt for aspiring and experienced teachers, mothers, babysitters and other professionals who are looking forward to build a successful career as a 21st century early childhood educator or caregiver.

Further your teaching career with Asian College of Teachers: -

  • Successful candidates will receive globally accepted certificate from Asian College of Teachers, adding value to their resume
  • Aspirants planning a career as early childhood educators gain deeper knowledge of social, cognitive and intellectual development of children
  • Course curriculum consists of topics like Educational Psychology, Stages of Development, Principles and Approaches of Early Childhood Education, Importance of Play & First Aid
  • ASIC is recognised by UKVI in UK and is a full member of The International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE), is a member of the BQF (British Quality Foundation) and are institutional members of EDEN (European Distance and E-Learning Network).
  • Candidates can take the prestigious Cambridge TKT exam, ACT being the authorised centre for the conducting Cambridge TKT all over India
  • Complete tutor support alongside access to online videos & materials to complete the course smoothly

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  • Diploma course is of 120 hours duration
  • Maximum duration of the course is 8 months
  • Course can also be completed in fast track mode
  • Flexible course which can be pursued from any corner of the globe

Diploma in Early Years Care and Education from Asian College of Teachers is a 120-hour comprehensive course which candidates can complete in 8 months. The Diploma course is offered in online learning mode, and provides enough flexibility to the candidates to pursue the course from any part of the globe, at their own suitable time, without the need to attend in-class lectures. ACT also provides opportunity to our students to complete the course in the fast-track mode at additional charges.

  • Course is available in both online and distance modes
  • Course can be availed at a reasonable price
  • Easy installment payment options
  • Scholarship available for meritorious students

The online Diploma in Early Years Care and Education course which revolves around innovative teaching strategies and methodologies with a sharp focus on young children can be availed at a reasonable course fee of Rs 20000 for online course (inclusive of all taxes). Candidates with basic computer skills and an internet connection can take up online course and the candidates who wish to receive hard copy study materials can opt for distance mode. Early childhood teaching is hard work but making a difference in a young child’s life is rewarding at the same time. The diploma course will provide the early childhood educators with a detailed understanding of how to teach young children and draw them into meaningful instructional activities.

20000 INR * 350 USD 265 GBP 11375 THB

* inclusive of all taxes

  • 10+2 is the minimum entry requirement
  • Both aspiring as well as experienced teachers are eligible to apply

Candidates need to have a minimum educational qualification of 10 + 2, required for enrolling in our Diploma in Early Years Care and Education training course. Working teachers looking to enhance their skills as well as add a professional qualification to their CV and gain relevant competencies in the field of Early Years Care and Education must enroll in the course. The Diploma course is equally effective for aspiring educators who are looking to create an established career in the field of early childhood education.

Diploma in Early Years Care and Education

  • Phase 1 : Introduction
  • Phase 2 : Educational Psychology
  • Phase 3 : Stages of Development
  • Phase 4 : Importance of Play
  • Phase 5 : Factors Affecting Early Childhood
  • Phase 6 : Principles and Approaches of Early Childhood Education
  • Phase 7 : First Aid
  • Phase 8 : Helping Early Childhood Learners Settle Down in School
  • Globally recognised certificate from Asian College of Teachers
  • “Online” and “Distance” are not mentioned in the certificates

The candidates will be awarded a globally recognized certificate from Asian College of Teachers on successful completion of Diploma in Early Years Care and Education Teacher Training Course. The certificates awarded have an added advantage as the words “Online” and “Distance” are not mentioned in the certificates. Shipment of certificates within India is done free of cost but the candidates residing outside India are required to pay an additional fee. Generally after submission of all the assignments and completion of the course, the candidate has to pay the dispatch fee. After that we take the respective shipping address and contact number of the candidate and courier the certificate to the same. It takes a maximum of 3 weeks for the certificates to reach the candidate’s address.

  • ACT's admission process is simple, easy and effortless
  • Interested candidates need to fill up an online application form with relevant details
  • Take utmost care while providing email id and phone number as all further communication will be forwarded there
  • On submission of the application form, candidates will receive the course details via email and phone call from ACT’s admission executives
  • The course fee payment details will be mailed to the candidates once they confirm their enrolment
  • Any form of payment method can be opted (by using UPI online money transfer, debit/credit card or by depositing cash, cheque or demand draft in ACT's bank account)
  • After the payment is credited, candidates will receive payment confirmation with online admission form which they need to fill up and submit in order to get online access to the course

About Cambridge TKT Examination

Asian College of Teachers (ACT), the leader in teacher education in Asia is now the authorised centre for conducting Cambridge TKT Exam all over India. TKT is the acronym for Teaching Knowledge Test and is conducted by Cambridge, which tests your basic teaching knowledge.

The test comprises of three core modules, with one test for each. Cambridge English certificates are provided after the completion of each module. Each modular test has 80 questions and continues for 80 minutes and may be taken together or separately, in any order of the candidate's preference. All authorised TKT centres are inspected by Cambridge English Language Assessment ensuring that the centres meet their high standards.

Teaching Knowledge Test or TKT is appropriate for aspirants who are eager to develop themselves as a teacher, and have little or no knowledge of the modern English teaching methodologies and approaches; the TKT test will certainly boost their teaching career and give it a solid start. All they have to do is to register and take as many modules as they want, over any time period. They will receive a Cambridge English certificate for each module they complete.

*This examination is conducted only in India.

Cambridge TKT Examination Fee

One module (without preparation):
Rs. 5500 ( additional dispatch fee applicable)

One module (with preparation):
Rs 8500 (additional dispatch fee applicable)

Candidates will have the option to choose more than one exam module and they can avail a discount of Rs 500 from the 2nd exam module onward.

Cambridge TKT Examination Dates :

Location Dates
25th November 2023 Kolkata
19th August 2023 Bangalore
10th June 2023 Mumbai
19th August 2023 Chennai

Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Test - Contents


  • Part 1: Language and Background to Language and Teaching
  • Part 2: Background to Language Learning
  • Part 3 - Background to Language Teaching


  • Part 1: Planning and Preparing a Lesson or Sequence of Lessons
  • Part 2: Selection and Use of Resources


  • Part 1: Teacher's and Learner's Language in the Classroom
  • Part 2: Classroom Management

TKT CLIL (Content and language Integrated Learning) MODULE Part 2 :

  • Lesson Preparation
  • Lesson Delivery
  • Assessment

TKT YL (Young Learners) MODULE
The learning and development of young learners

  • planning lessons for young learners
  • teaching strategies, practice activities and resources used to support and challenge language learning in young learners.

Choose your Cambridge TKT Module

You can opt for TKT Module 3 and TKT YL if you are pursuing Diploma in EYCE course.

  • Easy admission process
  • Application can be submitted online
  • Opt for any online payment scheme

Asian College of Teachers is offering a bunch of comprehensive early childhood care and education courses (online/distance learning courses), designed meticulously to produce professional educators who will be able to create a congenial learning environment for the next generation learners facilitating the growth of children aged 0-5 years. The candidates enrolling in any of the certificate, diploma and P G diploma courses can also pursue a variety of exclusive specializations like English Language Teaching, Classroom Management, Education Management and Early Childhood Care.

The private education market in India is projected to be a US$40 billion market. With adequate importance given to education in the country, there has been a rapid rise in the number of schools, students and demand for teachers. Therefore, teachers who have completed a formal training in Early Years Care and Education from reputed institutes like Asian College of Teachers can expect to get better prospects in some of the best schools in India.
With the rise of e-learning, the opportunities for teachers have also increased greatly. India has become the second largest market for E-learning after the US. Therefore, whether you like being a classroom teacher or want to have a career as an online educator by teaching students video online technology, you will always have opportunities knocking at your door. Asian College of Teachers’ Diploma in Early Years Care and Education Training Course opens numerous job opportunities for our students as the main aim of the course is to provide the teachers with a strong foundation in the methodologies of early childhood/pre-school/kindergarten education and the other necessary factors required for contributing in a child’s developmental process. The course will provide the skills and methods to teach children up to 5 years of age as:

  • early childhood educator
  • preschool/kindergarten teacher
  • early childhood curriculum developer
  • courses coordinator
  • consultant associated with pre-schools
  • Entrepreneurs planning to open a pre-school

The course is suitable for not only early childhood teachers but any individual connected with early childhood care and nutrition.

  • Complete tutor support throughout the course
  • Candidates can learn at their own pace
  • Additional support of online videos and reference materials

Enrol in Diploma in Early Years Care and Education Training Course at Asian College of Teachers and get complete guidance from ACT’s experienced tutors to help achieve your learning goals. The tutors extend their full support by sharing course-related information and answering your queries to provide a seamless learning experience to our students. Since the online course offer the candidates with flexible learning opportunity, therefore, learn at your own pace and clear all doubts as and when required. You can further send your queries and can discuss any course related problems via mail or over phone.

  • The candidates will receive a globally recognized certificate from Asian College of Teachers
  • All ACT courses are accredited by International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE)
  • Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges and Universities (ASIC) a member of British Quality Foundation, has accredited Asian College of Teachers (ACT)
  • The prestigious Education Quality Accreditation Commission (EQAC) has accredited Asian College of Teachers (ACT) that has met all the standards set by this Commission
  • ACT is an organizational member of Childhood Education International (CEI)
  • ACT is an institutional member of The Association for Early Childhood Education & Development (AECED)
  • All ACT courses are endorsed by NCC Education, an awarding organisation and a global provider of British education

Accreditation is a process which plays an important role for an educational institution as it is all about meeting set standards of quality and is an ongoing evaluation which encourages constant improvement. It acts as a vital tool to monitor and assess the standard and quality of education. Diploma in Early Years Care and Education Teacher Training aims at those planning a career in early childhood education and getting trained in the principles and approaches to teach young learners. The course acquaints the trainees with the latest methodologies of early childhood care and education. On successful completion of the course the trainees are jointly certified by Asian College of Teachers (ACT). The certificate is globally recognized making the trainees eligible for better teaching opportunities.

Ratings & Reviews

Mehak Sharma
Overall I really like this course because all webinars, assignments, and tests are straight forward. Moreover, the staff is very cooperative and answers to your problems/ queries at their earliest. I did the course online but always felt connected to ACT.

It was good to know and learn new concepts of learning methods. Guidelines were given properly and the course was useful to me.

Poorna Thimmayya
I had an excellent experience learning early years. Looking forward to do more courses with you. Thanks for the continuous support.

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Nisha Bachhawat

It was an enriching experience and made me wiser. It was easy to follow the course with a formulated course structure. It has enhanced my level of confidence. I am working as a teacher in New York Public School, Salt Lake, Kolkata.

Nisha Bachhawat
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Brati Jha

I am knowledgeable, experienced and confident after completion of the training. I am looking forward to more courses from ACT and further enhancement of life and learning. The trainers were nice and have got suggestions and information that were very helpful.

Brati Jha
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Helped in expanding my knowledge and experience the concepts closely through trainers demonstration. wonderful and must for any trainers trainer. the participants were really connected and their skills utilised to add value to the programme.

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Roopali Agashe

The overall teaching experience has been good. Something new for me as I had no teaching background. Will need to identify from the learnings the content which will be relevant for my requirements.

Roopali Agashe
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Nakita Vang

I had a lot of worries at first but the material is easy to understand and the coordinators are so helpful and understanding!

Nakita Vang
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