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Level 2 NCFE CACHE Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
Looking for a career in childcare? This course offers you the opportunity to
achieve a fully recognised qualification to become a qualified practitioner
working with children from birth to 7 years old.
As part of the course, you will cover a range of topics related to childcare
Dealing with parents/carers
Working in partnership with statutory agencies and other professionals
Health and safety
The course requires you to attend a work setting for 1 day per week and to
undertake 250 placement hours in total. You will be assessed by a qualified
Applicants enrolled for any Early Years course will be required to
complete an online Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) application
Candidates will need to be competent to functional skills level 1 in English
and mathematics. If you are not yet at that level, you will have the opportunity
to undertake functional skills or GCSEs in English and mathematics as part of
Where does it lead:
The course offers a number of progression pathways including employment, an
advanced apprenticeship and a level 3 qualification in