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Maestro de EducaciĆ³n Infantil (Spain)

  • Legal information

    Type of regulation: Reserves of activities and protected title
  • Reserved activities

    Reserved activities: Estos profesionales imparten docencia en la etapa de educación infantil. La educación infantil constituye la etapa educativa con identidad propia que atiende a niñas y niños desde el nacimiento hasta los seis años de edad. La educación infantil tiene carácter voluntario y su finalidad es la de contribuir al desarrollo físico, afectivo, social e intelectual de los niños. (ES)
    Translation(s): These professionals teach in the Infant Education stage. Infant education refers to the stage of education, with its own identity, which attends to children from birth to the age of six. Infant education is of a voluntary nature and its purpose is to contribute to children’s physical, affective, social and intellectual development. (EN)
  • Qualification #1

    Method to obtain qualifications: General post-secondary education
    Most common path to obtain qualification: General post-secondary education
    Duration of education/training programme: 240.0 ECTS
    Existence of mandatory traineeship: Yes
    Existence of State exam to access the profession: No
  • Restrictions

    Mandatory registration in professional bodies: No
    Limitations to the number of licenses granted: No
    Existence of territorial restrictions: No
    Restriction on the corporate form/type of entity to be used to exercise related activities: No
    Restrictions related to shareholding or voting rights: No
  • Joint practices and insurance

    Prohibitions on joint practices: No
    Requirement for professional indemnity insurance: Unanswered
    Insurance requirement applying for cross-border: Unanswered
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