Level 2 Diploma for Children's Care. Learning and Development (Wales and Northern Ireland)

This course will assist you in preparation for working with young children.



Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 10317

Campus: Downpatrick, Lisburn, Newtownards

Study Type: Full-Time & Part-Time

Education Level Further Education

Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Full-Time
Downpatrick
05/09/2022
Full-Time
Lisburn
05/09/2022
Full-Time
Newtownards
05/09/2022

Course Overview

This one year qualification provides you with the preparation needed for working with children in a variety of settings, including nursery assistant, pre-school assistant, crèche assistant or parent-toddler assistant.

 

 

 

Course Modules

Units to complete:
  • Context principles and values that underpin practice
  • Communication and partnerships working
  • Safeguarding children
  • Keeping Children safe, health and well being
  • Supporting Children's development
  • Support Children's personal care and nutrition
  • Support Children's play learning and development
  • Contribute to the support of children with disabilities and/or needs

You will be required to complete Essential Skills.

 

Ideal If:

You would like to work with children in a variety of settings, including nursery assistant, pre-school assistant, crèche assistant or parent toddler assistant.

 

You'll Learn:

How to understand children’s development, preparing and maintaining safe environments for childcare and explore ways to support children’s play and learning

 

 

You'll Love:

The hands-on experience in this course when you will get an opportunity to work in a real early years company.

 

You'll Progress:

If you successfully complete the course, you will progress to the Level 3 Diploma in Children’s Care, Learning and Development.

You'll Need:

A minimum of 2 GCSEs at Grade D or above or equivalent. You are required to complete an Access NI clearance.  You will also be required to pass an initial interview assessment test . 

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

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Higher Level Apprenticeship in Leadership for Children's Care Learning and Development (Management)

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Childcare - Work Based Apprenticeship (Level 2)

This Level 2 Apprenticeship gives you the opportunity to ‘Earn while you learn’ combining on the job training and delivery, with monthly workshops to gain the knowledge and experience needed to work in the Childcare sector.

Childcare - Work Based Apprenticeship (Level 3)

This Level 3 Apprenticeship gives you the opportunity to ‘Earn while you learn’ combining on the job training and delivery with monthly workshops to gain the knowledge and experience needed to work in the childcare sector.

Level 3 Diploma for Children's Care, Learning and Development

This programme prepares you for work in an early years setting.

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Full-Time
Downpatrick
05/09/2022
Full-Time
Lisburn
05/09/2022
Full-Time
Newtownards
05/09/2022

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Further Education

Further Education

If you have just completed your GCSEs, Further Education is most likely the option for you. FE covers qualifications from entry to higher level qualifications such as Awards, Certificates, Diplomas, NVQ, BTEC and Apprenticeships.

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Available Sessions

The following sessions are available to apply for:

Course Type Title Campus Start Spaces Fee
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FE
Level 2 Diploma for Children's Care, Learning and Development (Wales and Northern Ireland)
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Downpatrick

05/09/2022

11

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Level 2 Diploma for Children's Care, Learning and Development (Wales and Northern Ireland)
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Lisburn

05/09/2022

8

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Level 2 Diploma for Children's Care, Learning and Development (Wales and Northern Ireland)
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Newtownards

05/09/2022

3

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