Diploma in Pre school teacher
Diploma in Pre School Teacher
Free English Course - All prospective English Medium Teacher Trainees will get a British accredited Certificate
Five certificates in one course:
Accredited British Qualification
Accredited local certificate - Internationally recognized
Lanka TEFL certificate
English proficiency certificate
First Aid certificate
Childhood can be recognized as the most crucial stage of human life.The main reason cited as even if an individual is becoming as a youth or old , the experience one such person gain will overall influence throughout his/her entire life.
When a study was carried out , during the post seventies regarding the Pre School Teacher duties and attributes, the focus was mainly drawn toward this stage. At present all the nations in the world either developed or being developed, Pre School Education sector remained mainly focused.
Should be well versed in the child development areas such as Language, Aesthetic,Physical , Mental,Social and Emotions.
Should have developed knowledge regarding Child Immunization and Nutrition.
Should have attend abilities, regarding first Aid during minor injuries and accidents.
Should have understood the domestic environment of the child.
Should have engaged a coordinated planning for teaching.
Should be a developer of Learning /Teaching materials and the correct user of them during Teaching.
Should have understood the importance of Activities related to the practical life of the child.
Should be a developer of storytelling , listening , describing, abilities in children.
Should be a developer of creative expression abilities in children.
Should have comprehended the various methodologies to understand children.
Also many Developed Countries , pay special attention towards the pre school teacher.The scholars and administrators of those countries believe the pre school teacher should mostly develop his/her virtues in a way to suit the existing culture of his /her own Country.
The salient feature when observing the above that strike unto one's mind is, Education of any country may have its aims and objectives.When accomplishing those ideals, it can be stated that achieving them through pre school education must be powerful and should be prioritized. The quality of such pre school Education is determined by the professional and the skills of the pre school teacher.
Applicants should be over 18 years of age
And should have passed at least in six subjects including Mathematics
And First Language at the General Certificate (Ordinary Level) Examination.
A good knowledge in the language medium selected will be an advantage.
Documents required for Registration:
When you come for Registration you need to bring:
1. National identity card and a photocopy
2. Original Birth Certificate and a photocopy
3. Any other educational credentials
4. Recommendation and Experience letters.
5. Three passport size photographs (35 mm x 45 mm)
6. TEFL application form
Medium of Instruction : Sinhala / English and Tamil
This programme is of one year’s duration. The target groups are,
(a)For those who conduct their own Pre-Schools and / or
(b)For those who intend to be/ presently working as pre-school teachers or creche workers and/ or
(c)For young mothers who wish to gain knowledge of correct ways of bringing up their children
Mode of Delivery : Physical Classroom / Online & Blended Learning
Apart from Theoretical Courses there is a Practical training in Pre-school Education which includes guided teaching practice, preparation of teaching aids and observation at the pre-schools located in :
Regional Centres as well as at many other selected Pre-schools throughout the country. These Practical sessions are compulsory.
Assessment includes Continuous Assessment and Final Evaluation.
i. Continuous Assessment-is conducted through a specified number of compulsory assignments. Students are required to submit these assignments, which will be graded and returned together with the tutor's comments.
ii. Final Evaluation-each course (other than the project) will be evaluated on the basis of a written examination of three hours duration.The written examination consists of eight question papers.
iii. Three practical components are assessed separately.
Who should Enrol :
Aspiring teachers : who want to begin their careers as an early childhood instructor
Teachers : who are looking for an up-gradation as well as a review of the teaching methods and tactics
Young mothers : who want to be an effective educator at home for their children
Homemakers : who are looking to take up a job that will help in maintaining the work-home balance
Career changers : who want a shift in their career
Entrepreneurs : who are interested in opening pre-school
Student : after O/L and A/L
Teachers : Planning to migrate
Anyone else: who would like to become a Pre - school teacher
Students who have registered to English Medium should write the Assignments & Final Examination in English Medium. If not, your answer script will not be marked and you may have to repeat the Assignment as well at the Final Examination of the relevant course.
Programme will be started at above centers only if there are more than 20 students reported for the particular centre.
Free : English Language course course for participants without any fee and will get an Internationally accredited British certificate
Available in the training period.
Job Opportunities :
Will be guided and instruct on the process.
(Conditions applied )