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Level 3 Childcare and Early Years

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?

Code 71081
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This course will prepare you to become an early years educator, enabling you to work with children from birth to five years old. You will also gain some knowledge of children aged five to seven years. In addition, you will have the opportunity to undertake work experience, allowing you to gain knowledge and skills within a real working environment within the childcare sector.



How will it be delivered?




Entry requirements

5 GCSE’s at grade C/4 or above including Maths and English OR Level 2 Early Years Education and Care and Level 1 Functional Skills.

Your next steps...

If learners complete the Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education (Early Years Educator), they will be able to enter the workforce as Early Years Educators or access Higher Education.

Examples of job roles that you may progress into are day nursery practitioner, nursery school practitioner, reception class practitioner in primary schools, pre-school worker, home-based childcare professional, or nanny.


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