|Who is it for? ||Adult learners who wish to gain the qualification they need to work under supervision in an Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) environment and progress to study at Level 3, where they may gain their full licence |
|Qualification: ||NCFE Level 2 Certificate for the Children & Young People's Workforce (Early Learning & Childcare) |
|Location: ||Distance Learning |
|Start date: ||Ongoing |
|Duration: ||280 recommended study hours - one year's tutorial support |
Get qualified for a rewarding career with the Level 2 Certificate for the Children & Young People's Workforce (Early Learning & Childcare)
This level 2 Children & Young People's Workforce (Early Learning & Childcare) course qualification - awarded by the NCFE - is designed as a first step qualification for new practitioners looking to enter the childcare sector, at Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS).
The NCFE Level 2 Certificate for the Children & Young People's Workforce will build the knowledge and skills for working with children and young people from birth to 19 years of age specialising in pre-school learning. After completing the course and gaining this industry recognised qualification, you will be in a position to apply for roles assisting in any childcare environment or EYFS early years and childcare settings.
By the end of your training you will have a good understanding of the skills required by childcare professionals, along with a good knowledge of what makes for a thriving environment for the development of children and young people.
Childcare courses that develop theoretical and practical skills
A Children & Young People's Workforce qualification at Level 2 will provide you with a solid understanding of what is required of a practitioner working within the early learning and childcare sector. A qualification at this level will allow you to practise under the supervision of a fully qualified professional, in EYFS settings.
Gaining the NCFE Level 2 Certificate for the Children & Young People's Workforce will qualify you to progress onto higher studies, such as the NCFE Level 3 Diploma for the Children & Young People's Workforce, giving you a licence to practise in an unsupervised role such as a nursery care assistant, play school assistant or childminder.