Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education and Care Level 2 | Walsall College

Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education and Care Level 2

Want to start a career in childcare?

This course can help get you started. The aim of this Level 2 course is to prepare students to work with children between birth and five years, with knowledge of children up to seven years. 

You will learn how to support the development of children and support their learning, as well as to plan and provide activities for children. You'll also develop an understanding of childrens' physical care needs, plus the importance of Safeguarding and Health and Safety.  

The course is great for creative people who enjoy playing. As you'll be in a care role, you'll also need an interest or passion for helping children develop, from sparking their curiosity to learning their basic numbers, colours and words. 

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You need to be 19+ as it is an adult course. 
Ideally you would need maths and English level 1 or be willing to undertake the qualifications alongside the course.

You can progress on to Level 3 Early Years Educator qualifications and other Level 3 qualifications relating to child care.
Upon achievement of this qualification, learners can progress into various job roles in the statutory, voluntary or private sectors, such as a Nursery assistant, Classroom assistant, Pre-school assistant and Childminder. 

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Basic Information

Course Code C05P20098P
Location Hawbush Campus
Level Level 2
Type Part-Time
Fee will be dependent on circumstances
Start Date Various

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