Supervision in Early Childhood Care Level 6

Type of Course
Minor Award
NFQ Level
Validated by
Start Date



7 Weeks + 1 Saturday

Course Fees
€300.00 (Part-Time)

How to Apply

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Is for individuals who are…

Interested in developing supervisory and leadership skills necessary to lead, motivate and promote best practice in an ECCE setting and enhance professional qualifications.

Looking for…

A Qualification that provides with the skills, knowledge and confidence to implement a range of policies and procedures in the ECCE setting and evaluate and supervise teams successfully.

To Become...

A Childcare Supervisor
A Healthcare Professional
A Community Care Worker
A Social Care Professional

Build Your Path To Success

01. QQI Supervision in Early childhood Care Level 6 Award

Dorset College is accredited by QQI Quality and Qualifications Ireland so you can feel confident that this Award will provide the recognition you need to progress in your chosen field.

02. Great Career

Maximise your career opportunities on a career path with excellent opportunities for progression to further and higher education on the NFQ.

03. Excellent Team of Teachers

Learn from a team of highly qualified and experienced Teachers who will provide the skills and knowledge required to take on supervisory and leadership roles in the ECCE setting.

04. Student Experience

Enrich your learning experience in a diverse learning community. A friendly welcoming student-centered learning environment with small class sizes and teachers who support, mentor and guide you in achieving your goals.

Programme Details

Entry Requirements

The course is open to all with relevant life/work experience. Holders of Childcare FET/NFQ Level 5/6 or Equivalent. For those with a significant professional interest in Childcare. English Language Proficiency Test where deemed appropriate or an IELTS score of 5.0.

Indicative Schedule

Start Date: 15/10/18

End Date: 28/11/18

Evening: Monday and Wednesday

Duration: 7 Weeks and 1 Saturday

Time: 18.30 to 21.30 (Teacher available 17.30)


On completion of this Supervision in Early Childhood Care Level 6 Course, the learner will have achieved one of eight modules.

Learners can progress to the full Major Award for ECCE & Supervision or the ECCE & Montessori qualifications.

A valuable add-on to those who have achieved the Early Childhood Care & Education Level 6 (Montessori).

What Students Say

Lucia Pasculli

Lucia Pasculli

The College is excellent with great teachers who are always helpful and supportive. Our teacher has great knowledge in Childcare Education that enables us to feel self-confident and capable of reaching our goals. At the end of the class I feel that my knowledge has improved, and I can’t wait to start the next topic.

Lecturer Profiles

Beverley Mole

Beverley Mole


Programme Fees


Additional Information

Our Admissions page contains more detailed information about applying to Dorset College.

Application Process

The Fee of €300.00 is paid in full at registration. This fee can be paid online. When we have received and reviewed your application the college will be in contact with you to discuss next steps.