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Diploma in Teachers Training Courses

REGULAR TEACHERS' TRAINING COURSES

About the Institute

Does your institute have registration/recognition?

We are a Govt. Registered Institute under Societies' Registration Act, 1860 and Public Trust Act, 1950.

How long has VES been conducting Teacher Training Courses?

We have been conducting Teacher Training Courses for almost twenty years.

Why should I choose VES?

We offer the following features that make us different from other institutes and an obvious choice:

  • Rich experience
  • Flexible and convenient batch timings
  • Different modes of study
  • Theoretical and practical training
  • Committed and expert trainers
  • Excellent infrastructure
  • Optimal classroom strength
  • Co-operative admin team
  • Year-round admissions
  • Reasonable course fee
  • Internship offered

Do you have any branches?

No, we do not have any branches anywhere in Mumbai or India. We are located at Borivali West, Mumbai.

What are the different Modes of Study through which your courses can be done?

We offer three different Modes of Study. They are:

  • Regular/ In-class Mode (Regular classes are conducted at Borivali, Mumbai)
  • Distance / Correspondence Mode (Can be done by anyone from anywhere in India)
  • Online/ E-learning Mode (Can be done by anyone from anywhere within India or Abroad)

What is the difference between the three modes of study offered by you?

Regular/In-class Distance Online
Conducted only in Mumbai Offered to candidates in any part of India Offered to candidates worldwide
Regular lectures conducted Study materials & assignments sent through courier Study materials & assignments sent through e-mail (in PDF)
You have to come to You can do it from the comfort of your home;
the institute everyday no travel required at any time during the course
Exams will be conducted Assignment-based programme; no examinations conducted

 

Courses Offered

Which courses are offered through regularmode?

We conduct the following courses through the Regular Mode of study:

  • Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE)
  • Diploma in Pre Primary Teacher Training Course (PPTC)

 

Eligibility

Is there an upper age limit to enrol for the courses at your Institute?

No, there is no upper age limit to enrol for the courses. You need to bejust 18 years old or above to enrol.

What is the minimum educational qualification required to do a regular teachers' training course?

The minimum qualification is 10+2 levelto do a regular teachers' training course.

I've just given XIIth Std. exams. Am I eligible to do a course from your institute?

Yes, but your admission would be provisional. It will be confirmed only after you complete Std. XII. You will be required to submit a photocopy of your Std. XIIth mark sheet or certificate at our office once you are awarded with it.

I am in my forties. I left studies long back. Now my children have grown up, so I want to take up a part-time job. Can I join the course at your institute? Is there any upper age limit?

No, there is no upper limit as far as your age is concerned. You can definitely join our courses. If you have a desire to learn we will train you.

 

Regular Mode of Study

Does the regular mode of study require me to attend lectures for the full day?

No. You will have to attend just a few hours' lectures every day.

Do I have to come for lectures on a daily basis if I choose the regular mode of study?

You have to come for lectures from Monday to Friday if you choose the regular mode of study. If you choose special Saturday/ Sunday batches then you have to come for lectures either on Saturdays or on Sundays. Lectures would be held at our Institute located at Borivali (W), Mumbai.

I reside in Marine Lines; it would not be possible for me to attend lectures daily. But I want to attend lectures. What can be done?

We also conduct special weekend (Sat/Sun)batches for someone like you. This means you will not be required to travel during the week. You don't have to come on Saturdays as well as Sundays. If you opt for Saturday batch, you have to come only on Saturdays, and if you choose Sunday batch, you have to come only on Sundays.

What are the timings of lectures on weekdays?

Morning, afternoon and evening lecture timings( of a few hours each)are available from Monday to Friday.

What are the timings of lectures on weekends?

Batch Timings You can choose any one of the timings and come
Saturday batches 12:30 to 4
2:30 to 6
Sunday batches 11 to 2:30 to attend lectures at that time.
1 to 4:30

I am already working as a teacher. I want to do the course but cannot attend lectures on weekdays or on weekends because of my job timings. I cannot even make it on Sundays. I am interested in attending lectures. I don't want to do a correspondence course. Is there a way I can do the course?

Yes. You can do the course through our vacation or crash courses. You can enrol for our vacation or crash courses run fromApril to Juneevery year. This means you can fully utilize the summer vacation to do the course.

 

Duration

What is the duration of the teacher training courses?

The duration of all our programmes is 1 year. However, you can complete the course at any time within the 1-year period.

 

Benefits of doing a Teachers' Training Course

Could you tell me the advantages of doing teacher training courses?

There is a high demand for trained preschool teachers as schools and parents understand the vital role played by teachers in children's learning and development. Our teacher training courses help you to

  • Gain theoretical knowledge about child psychology, child growth and development, child health and nutrition.
  • Gain practical knowledge about teaching skills, working with children, executing a school curriculum, planning lessons, conducting lessons etc.
  • Become more confident and develop personality.
  • Become aware of the nuances of pre-primary and primary level teaching

 

Fees

How do I pay the fee?

You can pay fee either through cash, cheque or account transfer.

Do I have to pay an extra amount for the study materials, hall ticket, or certificates?

No, the fee is all- inclusive and no further charges are levied for study materials, examination or certificates.

What is your refund policy, if any?

Fees once paid are not refundable under any circumstances, for any reason (marriage, pregnancy, transfer etc.).

 

Certification and validity

Is your certificate valid in all countries? Will I be able to get a teaching job in any country?

We are a Govt. Registered Institute and the diploma offered by us is accepted in schools and educational institutes throughout the world.

However, notethat youremployment is subject to the licensing rules and eligibility requirements of the country you want to work in.

Nevertheless, our students have successful careers as teachers in many countries including Canada, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kenya, China, Singapore, Kuwait and Oman.

 

Job Opportunities

What are the career opportunities that will open before me on completion of these teachers' training courses?

On successful completion of these teachers' training courses you will be awarded with a Diploma Certificate. This Diploma certification will enable you to

  • Work as Teachers, Asst. Teachers in pre-schools/ Nursery schools/ pre-primary schools/ kindergartens/ playschools or established schools with pre-primary and primary sections.
  • get promotions or avail opportunities of increment at your workplace in case you are an existing teacher by upgrading your knowledge and skills
  • have a fruitful career as a trainer / faculty at a teacher training institute of repute.
  • to hold other academic posts such as
    • Principal / Vice Principal
    • Supervisor / Asst. Supervisor
    • Curriculum Planner
    • Course Coordinator
    inpre-schools/ Nursery schools/ pre-primary schools/ kindergartens/ playschools
  • become an entrepreneur and start your independent flourishing venture in the field of pre-school education.

Therefore, our programmes are excellent means to foster your bright and successful career in diverse child care set-ups.

Can I get a job in other schools or am I eligible to teach only at your school?

You will be eligible to teach at schools and educational organizations across the world. Our certificate is accepted across the country and world. Our trainees have been placed in renowned schools affiliated to different boards in India and abroad on the basis of the certification awarded by us.

What will be the earning potential with your certification?

Your pay scale as a pre-primary teacher would depend on many factors such as the organization you are employed with, your performance , your experience etc. There is no fixed Govt. pay scale for pre-school teachers.

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