Level 3 Diploma for Children’s Learning & Development (Early Years Educator)

Course Level: Level 3

Delivery: Apprenticeship & Learner Loan

Study mode: Full Time

Timescale: 17-20 Months

Course overview:

This qualification is designed for those working with children in early learning & childcare settings. Learners undertaking this qualification will be working with children from birth to 5 years of age. It assesses both knowledge and competence that can be applied across the sector.

This qualification is delivered in the workplace by one of our fully qualified & experienced tutors. Knowledge and competency is assessed through completion of an online portfolio of evidence.

Mandatory Modules: 

  • Understand children’s early years education and development
  • Implement early years foundation stage
  • Diversity, equality & inclusion
  • Plan & provide effective teaching
  • Child protection & safeguarding
  • Develop effective & informed professional practice
  • Partnership working in early years

Optional Modules Including:

  • Managing a home based childcare business
  • Coordinate special educational needs provision
  • Support disabled children with specific requirements

This Qualification Is Suitable For:

  • Early years worker/ assistant
  • Care worker assistant
  • Assistant youth support and community worker

Funding Options:

Funding is available for these courses through a range of government funding options including apprenticeships.

Progression Opportunities:

On successful completion, learners may wish to continue their development with one of the following qualifications:

  • Level 3 Diploma For The Children & Young People’s Workforce – Social Care Pathway
  • Level 3 Diploma in Playwork
  • Level 3 Diploma in Children’s Learning & Development ( Early Years Educator)

How to enrol:

Call: 01782 646346