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Childcare Level 3 Diploma

Activate Learning
Course summary
2 years
Full time
Vocational & College Courses

Course description

Childcare Level 3 Diploma

This programme combines theoretical study in college with practical experience.

Prepare to become an early years educator (EYE) so you can work with children from birth to five years old, and gain knowledge of the practices behind caring for children aged five–seven years.

Employability skills are embedded throughout the course which will help you to find work in the sector when you leave the college.

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Suitability - Who should attend?

You will need five or more GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, a full, relevant Level 2 qualification, including Level 2 functional skills in maths and English, and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). You must have a clear CRB with no criminal convictions, reprimands or cautions.

We would also like you to have completed at least one week’s work experience in a nursery or school in the foundation/reception classes before the start of your course.

Course delivery details

The areas you cover on this programme are:

  • health and well-being
  • legislation, frameworks and professional practice
  • play, development and learning for school readiness
  • professional development

About provider

Activate Learning

Activate Learning is a forward-thinking education group that aims for far-reaching, progressive change and impact through learning. We work with learners as individuals, helping them make the choice of course and career pathway that’s right for them. Our mission is to provide work-ready talent for business, and...

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Contact info

Activate Learning

Oxford City Centre Campus
Oxpens Road
OX1 1SA Oxford Oxfordshire

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