Childcare QCF Level 2 & Early Years Educator QCF Level 3 NVQ's

Awarding Organisation

Edexcel

Target Group

This vocational training course is intended for personnel working in the nursery environment. Our Alliance Learning tutors will be able to advise on the most appropriate level.

Course Duration

Each level of qualification takes approximately 12 months to complete.

Course Content

The Level 2 NVQ Certificate for the Children & Young People's Workforce consists of 35 credits.
The Level 3 Early Years Educator consists of 68 credits.

These qualifications are made up of a mixture of Knowledge based and Competency units. Learners will complete assignments for knowledge based units to extract their knowledge on a variety of topics including child development., safeguarding, partnerships with other professionals, legislation and Health and Safety.

Competency units will be assessed in the workplace through direct observation, professional discussion and candidate statements , where learners will demonstrate their ability to meet the standards in a variety of areas, such as communication , planning and observing children, reflecting on their own practice, supporting Health and Safety and following their workplace policies and procedures.

How often will an assessor visit me?

To complete the NVQ it is required that one of our assessors visits you and witnesses you working first hand in your job role. During the qualification, you will receive 8-10 visits.