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Early years Level 3

Level 3

Course code: H02D156
Type: Full Time
Duration: 2 years
Subject area: Childcare
Location: Hereford
Fee: Additional Costs - £80.00,Examination - £160.00,FE Tuition l3 - £2,642.00

About the course

This course gives learners a comprehensive understanding of the Early Years sector (0–7 years). Providing a balance between classroom learning and hands-on experience in both nursery and primary school settings. A wide range of experiences provides learners with valuable insight into a rewarding career within a sector that is always in demand. Tutors support learners to develop essential knowledge and practical skills that are required to work at a supervisory level. The qualification also offers progression to university level courses, studying a variety of subjects. This qualification includes work placements that provide successful students with a license to practice.

Why choose us

The team of sector-qualified staff pride themselves on offering a supportive educational environment using a variety of teaching styles to ensure learners reach their full potential. In addition to the main qualification, learners have opportunities to attain sector relevant training such as Pediatric First Aid and attend innovative workshops linking to unit content.

What you could do next

On the successful completion of the Diploma students could progress to employment within an early years environment or apply for university courses in Early Years and Primary Teaching, HNC in Early Years, Level 5 Early Years Lead Practitioner apprenticeship or a Level 4 advanced practiioner qualification

Popular modules

  • Support and promote children’s play, development and early education

  • Develop relationships with children and facilitate their development

  • Safeguard and promote the health, safety and wellbeing of children

Assessment methods

Assessments will be via external exams, controlled internal assessment and written assignments