What you'll learn
Diploma for the Early years Practitioner Level 2 will prepare you with the skills to work with children between birth and 5 years, and give you the knowledge and understanding for children up to 7 years.
You will need to be working or volunteering in a childcare placement, with children aged between birth to 5 years, as an important part of the assessment process involves evaluating skills in real working situations. You have little or no experience of working in a professional childcare setting and would like to make your first steps into a career in this sector. A work placement is required for 1 day per week.
These qualifications will enable you to progress in a wide range of childcare roles including:
- Nursery assistant
- Pre-school assistant
- Foundation unit – class assistant
Course Cost £2,225.00
Funding is available depending on your circumstances. FREE if you are either:
- Aged 19+ Employed and earn less than £17,004.00
- Aged 19+ Unemployed and in receipt of benefits