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Introduction to Early Years Education and Care Level 2 Certificate at Isle of Wight College

Course description

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. Learners could also progress on to the CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Early Years Education and Care or the CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce.

Entry requirements

  • You should be at least 16 years old.
  • 5 GCSE’s grade D to include English and ideally Mathematics’
  • Satisfactory DBS


All units will be internally assessed using a range of methods. This could include direct observation within the workplace, a portfolio of evidence, written assignments or a task set by CACHE.

Some learning outcomes within this qualification will require assessment in a real work environment.

Future opportunities

This qualification allows progression on to the CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education (Early years Educator) and other Level 3 qualifications relating to child care.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Isle of Wight College directly.

Last updated date: 18 January 2016
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