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Level 2 Childcare and Education

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code E5008
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2


This course aims to prepare students to work with children between birth and five years, with knowledge of children up to seven years. It provides you with the high standard of training you need to begin working under supervision, with young children in a variety of early years settings such as nurseries, playgroups and schools. You will learn about children's holistic development, and many practical skills that are needed to support their care and education. Practical placements are key.


An introduction to the role ;Supporting children's development ;Physical care routines for children ;Safeguarding Protection and welfare of children ;Equality, diversity and inclusive practice ;Understand how to plan to meals

Entry requirements

Entry requirements are 4 GCSE at Grade D/3 or above or a relevant Level 1 qualification.

Your next steps...

Successful completion of the course would enable the learner to apply for Level 3 Childcare qualification and other Level 3 qualifications relating to childcare (subject to Maths and English grades) or gain employment in a supervised role. Possible job roles include Nursery Assistant, Pre-school Assistant or Classroom Assistant in the private, statutory or voluntary sector.


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