Course Content

This is a great course to progress on to from our Level 2 Study Programme. This qualification is suitable for anyone who wishes to work as a fully qualified Early Years Practitioner. It combines study in a classroom at our centre with a work placement for 1 day each week. The course covers working with babies, toddlers and preschool children. This qualification sets the standards that all early years practitioners must meet. You'll learn how to encourage healthy lifestyles for children, how to promote their emotional well-being, and how to support children who are unwell. The course also covers children’s literacy and mathematical skills, supporting younger children's transition to school, and supporting children with additional needs. You'll gain the insight needed to work in a variety of roles such as a nursery nurse, early years practitioner, reception class teacher or nanny, and how to engage in professional development to enhance your career.


16+ and have lived in UK or EU for the last 3 years, dependant on status.

Academy locations


1st Floor Knightsbridge Place, Nottingham Road, Ripley, Derbyshire, DE5 3DJ

01773 747377