What you'll learn
The Award in an Introduction to Early Years Settings is great if you are just starting out. Although you don’t qualify you to work with children or young people, it will help you develop an understanding of what this might be like. You can also be great for developing the skills you may use in your day to day life, at Entry Level you should be able to complete simple everyday tasks with help or guidance.
This qualification is great if you are just starting out, it will help you develop an understanding of what it might be like to work with children or young people.
At Level 1 you should be able to use your knowledge and skills to complete day to day tasks with help or guidance.
What to expect
You will learn at our training centre within a realistic working environment. You will have access to different types of devices such as laptops, desktops and tablets. Your understanding of theory will be tested by the completion of online tests. Your tutor will give you support throughout the qualification. You will receive a login to an on-line portfolio account, which can be accessed from any Wifi or 3/4G point.
A work placement may be required 1 day per week to develop your knowledge and understanding and gain work based experience.
Upon completion you can progress onto a Level 2 qualification in childcare, either as a course or an Intermediate Apprenticeship.