Course Content

This Level 2 programme is suitable for learners with some prior knowledge or qualifications in the Childcare sector. Units covered include exploring roles and development opportunities in early years settings, child development from birth to 7 years, safeguarding babies and young children in early years settings, supporting health and safety in early years settings, promoting wellbeing in early years settings, supporting effective communication in early years settings, supporting activities, purposeful play and educational programmes, understand how to support children with special educational needs and working with parents, colleagues and other professionals in early years settings. This programme requires 190 hours of work experience in addition to the taught sessions.


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