This course prepares learners to work with children from newborns to 5 year olds, with knowledge up to 7 years.
It combines classroom work with work experience placements to allow you to learn and implement your skills. You will learn about human growth and development, safeguarding and health & safety.
You will reflect on your practice as you learn, and professional discussions help you gain evidence for your work profiles. In the work placement setting you will carry out activities, and observe the children.
Upon achievement of this qualification, learners can progress onto any Level 3 qualifications in Childcare.
How is the course assessed?
4 x GCSEs at grade 3(D) or above, or Level 1 Subject Qualification
In addition: Clean Diclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check necessary, A childcare placement will be part of the study programme.