19+ Diploma In Caring For Children (QCF)

Introduction to Early Years Education and Care : Level 2 19+

This qualification will prepare learners to work with children between birth and 5 years and gain knowledge of children up to the age of 7 years old. This qualification prepares learners for employment in the Childcare sector for jobs such as Nursery Assistants, Classroom Assistants, Nannies and Pre-School Assistants. The qualification allows progression onto the CACHE level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (early years educator) providing learners have GCSE A-C in English and Maths.

Learners will study the following units;
• Supporting physical care routines for children • An introduction to the role of the early years practitioner • Understand how to work in partnership • Understand legislation relating to the safeguarding protection and welfare of children • Use legislation relating to the health and safety of children • Use legislation relating to equality, diversity and inclusive practice • Understand how to plan to meet the needs of the developing child • Supporting children’s play • Support children’s play in their early years • Support the needs of the child in preparing for school • Supporting children’s development • Use observation, assessment and planning • Support children’s positive behaviour • Engage in professional development • Support creative play • Support children with additional needs 

Learners must be operating above level 1 for English and Maths. All learners need to complete a DBS application to ensure they are safe to work with children.
You will be taught in fully equipped classrooms using a wide range of teaching tools and techniques. You will have access to a wide range of learning materials through the Student Intranet 'Moodle'. Practical sessions will be carried out in relevant workshops or studios where applicable.
You will be assessed by observation, written assignments and witness evidence.
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Course Details

Introduction to Early Years Education and Care : Level 2 19+
Course Code: A1799
Awarding Body: CACHE
Location: Wembley Park
of study:

Start date: 02-09-2019
Duration: 36 weeks
Fees: UK (16-18): from £Free UK (19-23): from £ UK (24+): from £