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Level 2 in Early Years Childcare and Education

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Course CodeE5008
Academic Year1819
Dates10th September 2018 to 28th June 2019
Location NameSouth Wigston Campus
AreaChild Development
Mode Of ProvisionFull Time
IntroductionThe CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Early Years Education & Care . It prepares you to work with children and their families in a variety of settings and environments within the Early Years sector. The qualification will build and develop the necessary practical skills and understanding to provide learners with a firm grounding in the principles of children's care for progression into possible employment or level 3.
Study Outline There are 14 mandatory units in the Certificate.You will attend a variety of settings arranged by the college to fulfill the 250 hours required placement hours.
Entry Requirements Aged 16+ with a minimum of: Certificate: 4 Grade D passes at GCSE level;(including Maths and English) All students are required to have an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS), this will be arranged by the college following interview
EquipmentYou will require stationery equipment, uniform, which is to be worn whilst in placement, and text books.
Attendance1 year plan to complete the full certificate. Excellent attendance is required both in College and in the practical placement. Learners are required to attend all lectures.
AssessmentAll assessment is through portfolio building which is built up from assignment work & placement tasks.
ProgressionSuccessful completion of this course enables you to apply for either/or a Level 3 Child Studies course or Health & Social Care Course subject to Math’s and English grades.Or possible Employment such as Nursery Assistant.
QualificationLevel 2 Introduction to Early Years Education & Care
Awarding BodyCACHE
Available Full-time?Y
Available Part-time?N
Suitable for Higher Education?N
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?N
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