The aim of this qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and understanding of babies and young children from birth to seven years of age, with applied knowledge in the early years, 0–5 years. The qualification's content meets the Department for Education’s (DfE) Level 2 full and relevant criteria for a Level 2 Early Years Practitioner in the workforce.
What do I need to join?
Learners will have GCSE grade 4 English or Maths and grade 3 in the other, plus 2 other GCSEs at grade 4. They will also need a clear DBS certificate and a good academic reference.
How will I know how I am doing?
All units will be internally assessed using a range of methods. Skills-based outcomes will be achieved with reference to a real work environment and will include direct observation within the workplace.
Maths & English
All learners with a grade 3 in either Maths or English will be required to resit their GCSE alongside the vocational course.
Learners will need to complete one day a week in an early years setting.Apply for this course
Course information last updated: Monday 20th January 2020 @ 8.30am (22 hours ago)