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Early Childhood & Care


Our courses deliver the knowledge you need to get a job in Early Childhood & Care.


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Help them reach their potential!

Children don't come with a manual, but our Early Childhood and Care courses will give you valuable insights and techniques! Developed by experienced early childhood educators, these courses will help you understand children's learning and development. Use the skills gained to enrich the lives of your own children, work as a nanny or as a starting point for further study in early childhood education.

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We have partnered with Speedy Rhino who are actively hiring our students all the time, get qualified and take that first step towards a rewarding role!


Introduction to Early Childhood


You'll learn how young children develop and how to positively deal with any child care dilemmas with this comprehensive childcare course.

Child Development Certificate

Learn how children develop. Gain valuable insights into child behaviour by learning how children develop psychologically and the factors that influence their behaviour and thinking.

Child Psychology

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Gain insights into children's behaviour by learning how they develop psychologically and the influences on their behaviour and thinking. This course covers the development of a child’s cognitive abilities as well as their emotional and social behaviour. Learn how to provide an environment that nurtures child development.

The Career Academy is an Approved Training Organisation, certified by the New Zealand Bookkeepers Association, Xero, MYOB, Reckon, New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants, International Live Events Association, Accountants and Tax Agents Institute of New Zealand and the Association of Administrative Professionals New Zealand. The International Association for Counselling has approved us as an Education Institute Member and the Institute of Hospitality has endorsed our Hospitality & Tourism courses. We are also an Approved Training Employer, certified by Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand and have been approved as a CPA Australia Recognised Employer Partner. Many of our courses are Internationally accredited by ICOES, the International Council for Online Educational Standards, which guarantees you a high standard of content with measurable outcomes from an ethically run training organisation. The Career Academy is Internationally Recognised by the International Accreditation & Recognition Council and is a Registered Service Provider with NZTE Regional Business Partners Network. We are also an ICB Accredited Training Provider.