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Childcare & Education Diploma Level 2 (16-18 only)

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
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What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


This level 2 modular course is designed for those wishing to gain the skills and qualificatioin needed to work with children in day nurseries, schools or playgroups. The course involves attending college for 3 days a week and a childcare setting for 2 days a week.


Core units:
1. An Introduction to Working with Children
2. The Developing Child
3. Safe, Healthy & Nuturing Environment for Children
4. Children and Play
5. Communication and Professional Skills
6. The Child Care Pactit

How will it be delivered?

Assessment will be in the form of written assignments, assessment in the workplace and a multiple choice paper.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements to be four GCSEs at grade D's or above or a Level 1 Early Years Qualification at merit or distinction and a tutor reference indicating that the candidate has the correct attributes to work with children.

Your next steps...

Successful completion of the course will give you a recognised qualification for work with children in day nurseries, schools or in private homes as Nannies. This course can lead to employment as a nursery assistant or for those who have high grades and excellent reports from placement you may progress to a level 3 full time course.


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