This qualification is practice based and assesses learners’ knowledge and competence to practice in employment or a work placement.
The qualification is designed for:
Learners are strongly recommended to complete the Level 2 Childcare, Play, Learning and Development: Core qualification prior to or alongside this qualification.
Learners not yet in employment must complete a minimum of 280 hours work placement; this must be in a Level 2 role working with children under the age of 8 years.
The content for this qualification is still being finalised although the following themes are likely to be included:
The qualification contains both mandatory and optional units and is assessed using a portfolio of evidence that includes observation of practice and internally assessed tasks.
Completion of the Level 2 Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development: Practice qualification enables learners to work as a qualified Level 2 childcare worker in a supervised capacity. The qualification could also lead to:
There are no documents available for this qualification at the moment.
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