Childcare Introduction to Early Years Education & Care Level 2 Cache Certificate at Wigan & Leigh College
The aim of this qualification is to prepare learners to work with children between birth and five years with knowledge of children up to seven years or to progress onto the Level 3 Diploma in Early Years Education and Care (EYE). Learners must be a minimum of 16 years of age.
Learners will undertake a programme of study comprising 4 themes - introducing the role of the early years practitioner, legislation, framework and professional practice, play, development and learning for school and professional development. Learners will also complete Maths and English to an appropriate level. There is a large element of work experience included in this study programme.
A minimum of 5 A*-D/ 9-3 GCSE subjects or equivalent including maths or English
Through assessment in the work place, and a range of assessment methods in college to include assignments and reflective practice and external exams in Maths and English where appropriate
Courses are free for 16-19 year olds. For further information contact our Student Services team on 01942 761609.
Employment as Nursery Assistant within the Early Years Sector, or progression to a Level 3 course subject to completion of the course and a successful interview.
Your skills in problem solving, team working and self-discipline will be developed as a result of studying towards this qualification. You will receive support from a competent, approachable team of staff who have been professionals in the Early Years sector. You will require satisfactory DBS clearance.
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.