Early Childhood Sector

Information for the early childhood sector on how to request access to the Education Sector Logon for Applications used by early childhood education services.

Early Learning Information (ELI)

For advice on how to get access to the Early Learning Information application contact the Ministry of Education Resourcing Contact Centre 

Further information about ELI is available here

Education Council (EC) Online Services

An online teacher certification process is now available for ECE Teachers. You must have an Education Sector Logon account with valid access to be able to use this.  

ECE User Request (ESL 51) Form

For an ECE Registered Teacher who need access to Education Council Online to apply for teacher certification then please complete and submit the Education Council (EC) Online Services ECE User Request (ESL 51) Form [PDF; 551KB]

Your ECE Service Provider Contact is the Education Sector Logon (ESL) Authoriser at your ECE Service. They are required to authorise these ECE User Requests via Part 3 of the ESL 51 form.

ECE Delegated Authoriser Request (ESL 50) Form

Your ECE Service Provider Contact can delegate authorising responsibility to the Professional Leader on their behalf for their ECE Service to approve ESL user access requests to Education Council (EC) Online Services for staff at your ECE Service (which the delegate would do via part 3 of the ECE User Request (ESL 51) Form.

If you are a Professional Leader and your Service Provider Contact wishes to delegate this authorising responsibility to you then please complete and submit the Education Council (EC) Online Services ECE Delegated Authoriser Request (ESL 50) Form [PDF; 551 KB] 

The Professional Leader will be given a new (or updated) Education Sector Logon user account with EC Professional Leader access to Education Council (EC) Online Services. 

Important note: If the ECE Service Provider Contact does not want to delegate authorising responsibility to the Professional Leader on their behalf for their ECE Service the Professional Leader should fill out the ECE User Request (ESL 51 Form). In this case the Professional Leader would select the EC Professional Leader access role on the ESL 50 Form.

Further information about EC Online Services available here

ECE Users - ESL invitation email 

Once a ECE User has requested access, if the user receives an ESL email invitation they will need to accept and complete the email invitation, details on how to do that are available here

If you don't complete this task your user access request may not be granted in a timely manner.