Level 2 - Child Care - Early Years Practitioner

Health, Public Services and Care

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

What will you be working towards?

Code W09SPL2EYP101
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


This course will help you gain the knowledge and skills required to work with children from birth up to 7 years of age.

As part of the course you’ll undertake a work placement of at least 250 hours in a childcare setting to gain valuable experience and skills that employers in the sector demand.


You’ll study a range of topics including:
  • Children’s Care, Learning and Development
  • The Role of the Early Years Practitioner
  • Safeguarding Children
  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusive Practice
  • Planning Children’s Learning Through Play

How will it be delivered?

Your course assessments may include:
  • Portfolio of evidence
  • Assignments
  • Professional discussion
  • Work placement assessment by an Early Years Assessor

Your next steps...

  • Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education
  • Early Years Apprenticeships