About
  • A Collaboration between CENTA® & Kido Village
  • Holistic Training & Certification covering themes such as Child Learning and Development, Foundational Literacy, Numeracy & Classroom Communication
  • Marketing and Quality Control Support
  • Helps you Set Up Your Own Pre-school/daycare
Program Design

This program involves (a) Training Course and (b) Certification. You can opt for either Training or Certification or both.

The training comprises five live webinars and practical exercises through pre-/post- work.

  • Workshop 1: Overview and Understanding of Child Learning and Development
  • Workshop 2: Foundational Literacy
  • Workshop 3: Foundational Numeracy
  • Workshop 4: Lesson Planning, Pedagogical Methods and Student Assessment
  • Workshop 5: Classroom Communication

Each Workshop will be for two hours from 5 pm to 7 pm on the respective dates and will involve about 1.5 hours of pre & post work.

The batches for this Program are running every month. The next batch is starting on 7th July 2021. Please see the 'Schedule' section for more details.

Course Highlights

This section details the agenda of each for the three webinars included in the course. The competencies covered are drawn from Level 1 of CENTA® Standards

Record of completing certification - if you participate throughout the program & appear for the tests.

Modules and Contents
Workshop 1: Overview and Understanding of Child Learning and Development (ECE.1)
 
Workshop 2: Foundational Literacy (ECE.2)
 
Workshop 3: Foundational Numeracy (ECE.3)
 
Workshop 4: Lesson Planning, Pedagogical Methods and Student Assessment (ECE.4)
 
Workshop 5: Classroom Communication (ECE.5)
Certification Details

CENTA® Certification in Early Childhood Education involves the following assessments:

Part 1: CENTA® Teaching Quotient (TQ) 

  • A 120-minute online test of Level 1 competencies of CENTA® Standards
  • 50 Multiple Choice questions (worth 75 marks) and 2 Video submissions (worth 25 marks)
  • Subject Understanding (40 marks), Understanding of Teaching or Pedagogical Practices (30 marks) and Communication Skills (30 marks)

Part 2 & 3: Test with subjective questions and submissions related to Early Childhood Education competencies

Each test would be conducted as per the schedule provided in the 'Schedule' section.

Achievements:

  1. Digital Badge & Certificate - if you score more than 50% score in each section of the three tests mentioned above. Click here to see the sample certificate.
  2. Distinction Certificate with a digital badge - if you score above 65% score in each section of each part of the tests.
Schedule

The schedule of the batch is mentioned below. If the date does not suit you- we have batches running every month

Batch Dates
July
  • Workshop 1: 7th July 2021
  • Workshop 2: 10th July 2021
  • Workshop 3: 14th July 2021
  • Workshop 4: 17th July 2021
  • Workshop 5: 21st July 2021
September
  • Workshop 1: 1st September 2021
  • Workshop 2: 4th September 2021
  • Workshop 3: 8th September 2021
  • Workshop 4: 11th September 2021
  • Workshop 5: 15th September 2021

Dates for future batches will be updated regularly. 

Infrastructure
  • Laptop/ Desktop/ Smartphone with a working web camera and microphone.
  • Stable internet connection (minimum download speed of 500 kbps, for smartphone - minimum 3G connection with sufficient data availability)
Fees
  • Kido Village Orientation & CENTA® Certification: INR 7000 + GST only
  • Kido Village Orientation & CENTA® Training and Certification: INR 9000 + GST only