This qualiﬁcation is designed to help learners build the knowledge and skills needed when working under supervision with children and young people from birth to 19 years of age. It covers a diverse range of job roles and occupational areas working in children’s settings including early years and social care.
This qualification is crucial for all those undertaking the Level 2 Children and Young People’s Apprenticeship.
Anybody who is looking to work in, or has just begun working in, the children and young people’s workforce.
You must be at least 16 years old.
The Certiﬁcate requires 35 credits.
It will be assessed by your tutor or assessor using a variety of methods. This may include direct observation in the workplace, an evidence portfolio, submitted written assignments or evaluated tasks.
Yes, you will need to be in work, volunteering or on a practical placement, as you need to show practical competence in your knowledge and skills.
This qualification offers a direct route to the Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce, as they have some of the same units.
We are flexible with training numbers so please call us with your requirements. We can then work something out for you.
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