Introduction to Early Years Education & Care Level 2 Certificate at Bromley College of Further & Higher Education
The course will enable you to build effective professional relationships with young children, teaching and learning methods, promoting good behaviour, engaging in personal development, safeguarding and the promotion of equality, diversity and inclusion.
You will have lectures, discussions, group work, research tasks, videos and many interactive activities to help you learn. As well as attending college you will undertake work experience in a school or nursery at least 10 hours a week.
The units you will study include:
- Support physical care routines for children
- An introduction to the role of the early years practitioner
- Understanding legislation relating to the safeguarding, protection, welfare, health and safety of children
- Equality, diversity and inclusive practice
- Supporting children’s play and development
- Assessment and planning methods
- Professional development
There are no formal entry requirements for this course but you will need to have a good command of basic English, be at least 16 years of age and be working or volunteering in a relevant childcare setting.
There will be a mixture of theory and practical hands-on activities to keep you interested throughout the course.
Students may wish to purchase relevant textbooks.
After the successful completion of the course you can seek employment in childcare settings such as schools, nurseries, playgroups in an assistant role or as a nanny or childminder. You can also progress onto one of our level 3 qualifications which include:
- L3 NCFE Certificate in Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools
- L3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching & Learning in Schools
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bromley College of Further & Higher Education directly.