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Level 2 Childcare at Newton Rigg College

Course description

This course is aimed at learners wishing to work with children in the Early Years Sector. It provides the knowledge and practical skills to continue onto further Level 3 qualifications. The main emphasis is for you to gain an Early Years qualification so you may enter the world of working for example as a Nursery Assistant.

Course content

Course Themes:

• Working with children • Understanding Child development • Keeping children safe • Working with children with special needs • Communication with adults and children • Preparing and maintaining environments for children • Professional practice, this involves two days work experience • English and maths

Entry requirements

Usually at least 4 GCSEs at grade E or above including Maths and English (with Science desirable). Alternatively a suitable level 1 vocational qualification with English and Maths at Level 1

Financial information

For financial information please contact 01768 893400 or email

Further information
Telephone: 01768 893400


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newton Rigg College directly.

Last updated date: 12 October 2015
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