Level 2 Children’s Care, Play Learning and Development

Further Details
Course Code
LP00296
Location
Deeside
Duration
Full Time, This is a 1 year full time course.
Department
Childcare
Start Date
04 Sep 2023
End Date
21 Jun 2024

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Course Overview
The qualification will be designed for individuals working in, or intending to work, in the Children's Care, Play, Learning and Development sectors.

The qualification will cover the core knowledge and understanding to support in children. You will develop your knowledge and understanding of the core principles and values which underpin Childrens Care, Play, Learning and Development Practice.

Alongside the Core qualification you will complete the Level 2 Theory and Practice which will provide you with opportunities to experience working with children in the Childcare & Education sector.

In addition to the Level 2 Child Care qualification, you will also be required to complete the following
● GCSE in English & Maths or Essential Skills Wales
● Development of Welsh language skills, through Welsh in the workplace.
The qualification will be assessed through a series of internally assessed tasks. There will also be externally marked assessment tasks including a multiple choice paper.

You will attend a compulsory work placement during the course where you will be assessed in the workplace.
4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or above including English Language / Welsh (1st Language) and Maths or satisfactory performance at Level 1.
You must be able to demonstrate the potential to work independently and safely in childcare settings.

At Coleg Cambria we would encourage you to do the very best that you can in your exams. The better your grades the more options you will have, and may result in you gaining entry onto a higher level course.
On successful completion you could progress to;
Level 3 Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development: Practice and Theory

Examples of job roles include those who work under supervision, such as Playgroup Assistant, Nursery Assistant, Crèche Assistant, Out of School Childcare Worker and Cylch Meithrin Assistant.
Some courses may require equipment and/or uniforms to be purchased. Please see attached equipment list for further information.
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