Level 2 Certificate for the Children & Young People's Workforce.
||1 year full-time including placement
The Level 2 Certificate will be an excellent preparation for the
Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce.
Learners will need to complete mandatory and optional units to
achieve the qualification. Mandatory units will include:
- Introduction to communication
- Introduction to equality and inclusion
- Introduction to personal development in health, social care or
children’s young people’s settings
Portfolio/coursework assessed by tutors.
These unit assessment methods could include written assignments,
direct observations, witness evidence, professional discussion,
tasks set by CACHE for knowledge learning outcomes.
- 2 GCSE grade C and above including English
- Level 1 Childcare qualification
- Entry level 3 Functional Skills in English and Maths
- For equivalent qualifications see the Entry Requirements Explained page
- All applicants must complete an initial assessment in Maths and
English and attend an interview
- Application of CRB and Uniform must be applied for.
Course Progression Routes
Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s
Course Career Prospects
This qualification will qualify learners to work in careers such
as Assistants in Pre-School, Nurseries and Children Centres. After
further study you can progress into careers such as Teaching
Assistant, Au Pair, Nursery Nurse, Childminder, Nanny and Crèche
Leader Early Years and Primary Teaching - please check additional
entry requirements such as GCSEs
If you are unsure about your career progression please contact the Careers Team.
Activities such as trips and visits will be arranged, which are
beneficial to this course and your learning. Details will be
provided at the time of interview.
You will have the opportunity to gain hands on experience with
electronic babies and take part in a work placement which is
organised by college.
There are no course fees if you are under 19 years. However, you
may have to pay for textbooks, personal kits, uniforms, trips and
personal stationery. You will be informed of these at your
interview. There will be fees for CRB of £44.00 and uniform costs
of approximately £20.00.
For Application and Enrolment Information Contact
Free phone: 0800 358 7575
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