International Comparability

International Comparability


The level 5 ECD qualification is comparable to an Associate degree in Early Childhood Education/ Child Development in the USA (Level 2 Qualification)


The FETC: ECD Qualification was compared with Early Years Care and Educational and Education Level 2 NCVQ/SCVQ (National Council for Vocational Qualifications/ Scottish Council for Vocational Qualifications in the UK.

What can you do with a qualification from ELF?

  • Travel overseas or work locally as an educator for young children between the ages of 2 and 7 years.
  • Au pair locally or travel and work internationally
  • Open your own ECD ( Early Childhood Development) Centre
  • Work as a Montessori Directress and Assistant locally and internationally
  • Work in a mainstream ECD classroom
  • Get involved in ECD Training and material development
  • Tutor privately ( Literacy and Numeracy)