WSQ Adopt the Early Years Development Framework

Course Overview

The Early Years Development Framework (EYDF) aims to enhance the quality of care and development of infants, toddlers and nursery children aged 2 months through 3 years. This programme aims to familiarise childcare personnel with the EYDF so that they can effectively interpret and translate its principles into good practices at childcare centres to support the overall development of young children.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course, students will be able to:


  • Be familiarised with the EYDF
  • Effectively interpret and translate EYDF principles into good practices at childcare centres
  • Support the overall development of young children aged 2 months to 3 years old

Entry Requirements



16 hours. Available part-time or full-time.

Requirement for Award

Students who successfully complete this course and met a minimum attendance of 75% will be awarded Statement of Attainment (SOA) by SkillsFuture Agency Singapore.

Delivery Mode and Assessment

The course is delivered through a variety of engaging, interactive and hands-on modes, which include lecture, role-plays, case studies, child observation, small group discussions, videos.


Assessments methods includes preliminary reading and assignment and individual portfolio. 

Module & Synopsis

The programme comprises a standardised curriculum and set of resources that have been designed to cover the content of the EYDF as shown below:

  1. Overview of the Early Years Development Framework
  2. The Developing Child
  3. The Intentional Programme
  4. The Involved Family
  5. The Engaged Community


Course Fees and Funding

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Course fees are subjected to changes without prior notice. For a full schedule of the miscellaneous fees, please click here.

What Our Student Says

"EYDF is very important as it helps educators to continually develop and provide care to children aged 3 years and below. Although the programme was only 16 hours long, it was packed with comprehensive broad topics about the 5 pillars in the framework."

Yvonne Tan (Class of 2012)

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