The aim of the curriculum is to educate and train skilled childminders who can support the development of the child.
The childminder’s performance is aimed at supporting the child’s physical, socio-emotional, cognitive and ethical development, considering the family’s needs for child care. The childminder’s first priorities are the child’s safety and wellbeing.
Workload of programme: 60 ECVET Standard period of study: 1 year Language of instruction: Estonian
The curriculum consists of five basic modules:
creating a safe and developing environment
supporting child’s development
health promotion of the child
cooperation with a parent or a care worker
working with the child with special needs
career planning and entrepreneurship
practical training in the working environment
Head of Vocational Education Department: Tiina Uusma, tiinauusma(at)nooruse.ee