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Working with Children in Early Years and Primary Settings, Certificate Level 2

  • 2

    Level
    Level 2

  • Duration
    1 year

  • Start Date
    September 2022

  • Venue
    CCN-Main Campus

  • Course Code
    A0586

Start Date

  • September 2022, Full Time

Summary

The level 2 Certificate in working with children in Early Years and Primary Settings has been designed to Support learners as they develop their knowledge, understanding and skills when caring for and supporting the learning and development of children aged 0-11 years 11 months. Learners will cover a range of units including child development, play and learning, legislation and nutrition.

Why our college?

Industry standard facilities

At our college you will have access to industry-standard facilities and get to use top of the range equipment. On our campus you’ll find media suites, TV studios, design labs, workshops, hair & beauty salons, working kitchens and a live theatre.

Gain real experiences of work

All of our courses will provide you with outstanding experiences of work and prepare you for your future career. You will work with real employers and customers and build connections.

A unique student experience

This is what really sets us apart. At our college you will experience the freedom to be yourself. Being part of an active Students’ Union, having opportunities to travel and enjoying live entertainment are just a few of the amazing opportunities available to you.

Entry Requirements

4 GCSE's at grade 3 or above, including English and Maths. Demonstrate an ability and aptitude for working with children aged 0 to 11 years and 11 months in any setting. Successfully complete a Disclosure Baring Service (DBS) check.

Good English and Maths skills are essential for many jobs and courses you will progress on to. The Government has made it a priority for students to develop these skills and your course programme will reflect this key aim. Depending on your grades when you start your course you could either study Functional Skills or GCSEs alongside the other parts of your programme of study.

Assessment

This qualification is internally assessed to pass, merit or distinction through assignments and presentations and will also include a professional skills record documenting placement hours in a real work environment.

Progression

This course can lead to progression within Early years or Primary settings through T level qualifications or Apprenticeships.

Career Progression

This qualification does not qualify learners to work and count in the ratios at Level 2 in early years settings. This course will support further study at level 2 or level 3 in order to count in ratios within the Early Years and Primary sector.

Fees

If you are a UK or home fee status student and aged 16-18 on the 31st August before the start of your course, tuition fees are free. If you are aged 19 and over please contact the Advice Shop. Please check our Finance pages for information on loans, bursaries, fee information and student travel offers that are available.

Why our college?

Industry standard facilities

At our college you will have access to industry-standard facilities and get to use top of the range equipment. On our campus you’ll find media suites, TV studios, design labs, workshops, hair & beauty salons, working kitchens and a live theatre.

Gain real experiences of work

All of our courses will provide you with outstanding experiences of work and prepare you for your future career. You will work with real employers and customers and build connections.

A unique student experience

This is what really sets us apart. At our college you will experience the freedom to be yourself. Being part of an active Students’ Union, having opportunities to travel and enjoying live entertainment are just a few of the amazing opportunities available to you.