Course

Diploma in Early Years Practitioner L2

Part Time Day · Part Time Day/Eve · Childcare/Early Years · Bishop Auckland Campus · Diploma

Dates:
10 September 2020 - 01 July 2021
Days:
Thursdays
Price:
£800.00
Loans/Remissions:
Cost or fee remission information
Level:
Level 2
Taught at:
Bishop Auckland Campus

Course overview

The aim of this qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and understanding of babies and young children from birth to 7 years of age with applied knowledge in the early years, 0-5 years. The qualification content meets the Department for Education’s (DfE) Level 2 full and relevant criteria for a Level 2 Early Years Practitioner in the workforce.

Course requirements

Learners must be aged 18 or over.

To gain entry onto this programme of study learners also need to have a minimum of a GCSE ‘D’ grade in both Literacy and Numeracy, or a Functional Level 1 or higher in both subjects. A clear criminal record check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Learners will need to be working, volunteering or on practical placement to show competence in both knowledge and skills. It is recommended that learners complete 250 placement hours whilst undertaking this qualification.

Placement opportunity must allow for skills application with babies and young children sufficient to meet the assessment criteria for the qualification.

Materials needed

A CACHE Certificate Level 2 textbook.

What can I do when I finish?

This qualification allows progression on to the Level 3 Early Years Educator qualifications.

What next?

If you would like to apply, please click the "Apply Now" section below and follow the steps. Thank you!

What will I do?

Learners will need to be working, volunteering or on practical placement to show competence in both knowledge and skills. It is recommended that learners complete 250 placement hours whilst undertaking this qualification.

Placements can be arranged by the College.

What will it give me?

Upon successful completion of this qualification learners can enter the workforce as a qualified Level 2 Early Years Practitioner or continue to study for a Level 3 Diploma holding Early Years Educator status and other relevant Level 3 qualifications relating to early years and child care.

This qualification allows a learner to count towards the Level 2 ratio as a qualified Level 2 Early Years Practitioner across the Early Years Workforce.

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