This list contains all qualifications which have been approved by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA). It also sets out the appropriate level of DCYA approval, for example:
If your qualification is on the list you do not need to apply to DCYA for qualifications recognition.
If your qualification does not appear on the list you may apply to have it assessed for approval.
A list of Early Years qualifications recognised for the purposes of meeting the requirements of the Child Care Act 1991 Regulations 2016 and DCYA Childcare Programme Contracts.Download