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Childcare and Education - Diploma (L2) at NEWTEC

Course description

There are 6 mandatory units and 1 optional units. These are: Mandatory: An introduction to working with children The developing child Safe, healthy and nurturing environments for children Children and play Communication and professional skills within childcare and education The childcare practitioner in the workplace Optional: Introduction to children's learning Supporting children and families Working with children from birth to age 5 years Play activity for children from birth to age 16 years Supporting children with additional needs

Entry requirements

4 GCSE (A-C) and or pass in Level 1 Childcare or Health and Social Care programme.

Future opportunities

After successful completion of this course you may go into employment within the Early Years sector, or continue with a related Level 3 qualification such as the CACHE Level 3 (Certificate or Diploma) in Children's Care, Learning and Development or the CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Pre -school Practice.Upon successful completion of the CACHE level 2 Diploma in Childcare and Education, learners can progress onto related level 3 qualifications such as the CACHE level 3 Award, Certificate or Diplom ain Chilcare and Education, CACHE level 3 NVQ in Children's Care Learning and Development or Level 3 Diploma in Pre-school practice.

Further information

To find out more about this course, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or your school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact NEWTEC directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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