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The Level 3 Diploma for the Children’s Workforce (Early Years Educator) (RQF)
Qualification is to enable you to gain a fully recognised qualification as a Nursery Practitioner.
You will be counted in ratios and a placement within the Nursery setting is essential. Upon completion you will be fully qualified to work with children between the ages of 0-5 years.
Please note (There is No need for you to have studied Level 2 before, you can go on and study the level 3 Diploma without prior experience or knowledge.
You will however need to have a placement in a Nursery in order for your ‘observations’ to be completed.
Unit 1– Understand child development
Unit 2– Support the holistic development of children
Unit 3– Safeguarding and child protection in early years
Unit 4– Promote the health, safety and welfare of young children
Unit 5 – Support the health, well being and physical care needs of children in early years setting
Unit 6 – Equality, diversity and inclusion in early years setting
Unit 7 – Support positive behaviour in children
Unit 8 – Support children with additional support needs
Unit 9 – Support attachment when working with children in early years settings
Unit 10 – Support children through transitions
Unit 11 – Plan, lead and evaluate purposeful play activities to support children’s learning and development
Unit 12 – Support the development of reading, literacy and mathematical skills in early years settings
Unit 13 – Extending children’s learning and thinking in early years settings
Unit 14 – Assessment and observation in early years setting
Unit 15 – Recording, storing, reporting and sharing information in early years settings
Unit 16 – Working in partnership with colleagues, professionals and key individuals in early years settings
Unit 17 – Continuing professional development in early years education
This course is 100% online however, the observation is in person. We will work with you to agree a suitable time and date for the observation to take place.
Our Level 3 Diploma for the Children’s Workforce (Early Years Educator) (RQF) Qualification is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about working as qualified in Early Years and has a keen interest in the subject, plus an intention to progress a career.
Students should have access to a computer and the internet throughout your study period.
Learners should have basic PC skills in order to navigate our Support Portal.
Must have a placement.
GCSE or Level 2 in English and Maths. ( You can study this with us)
You should be fully committed to your studies.
Must be aged 16 and over.