What's covered?

This qualification is to prepare learners to work with children between birth and five years, with knowledge of children up to seven years.

What do you need?

The qualification has 14 units around 4 themes. Play, Legislation, introducing the role of early year practitioner and professional practice. You will need to complete evidence to each unit using a range of assessment methods written task, observation and professional discussion.

How you are assessed

You will attend college and Placement days in Early years setting working with 0- 5 years old. You will be assessed by an assessor in you placement. You must do 250 Placement hours during the year.

How Long?

1 Year

What course next?

Level 3 Early Years Educator Advanced Apprenticeship in Childcare

What could this lead to?

Upon achievement of this qualification, you can progress into various job roles in the statutory, voluntary or private sectors, such as:

  • Nursery assistant
  • Classroom assistant
  • Pre-school assistant

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