Level 3 Childcare - Early Years Educator

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care

What will you be working towards?

Code 2571
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


During the course you will use your knowledge from previous study as a springboard to become an Early Years Educator. You will gain a thorough understanding of the Children�s Learning and Development sector, develop your ability to plan and prepare, as well as build your confidence to become an effective teacher of young people. There are theoretical and vocational elements to this course allowing you to put your learning into practise within a childcare setting.

How will it be delivered?

You will be assessed by a range of methods, including direct observation in the workplace, a portfolio of evidence, written assignments and practical tasks.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs grade A*/9 - C/5 including English and maths. DBS check will be required.

Your next steps...

Once you have completed this course you could progress onto a Level 3 qualification in Health and Social Care or progress onto Higher Education courses at the University Centre Hastings. We have excellent links with local children and young people's settings and organisations so can help you find the perfect placement to further your career in roles such as a Nursery assistant or Child minder.