Childcare and Teacher Training

Early Years Educator Level 3 Work-based

In Brief

Duration

This is a two year course.

Entry requirements

The entry requirements are English and maths at grade A*-C and must be 16 years of age.

You must be a volunteer, a childminder or currently employed in an OFSTED inspected environment – having experience in an Early Years setting.

 

You will achieve

Cache level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) (QCF).

 

Last updated: 10th Apr 2018

Course overview

The CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) prepares you to become an Early Years Educator, enabling you to work with children from birth to 5 years and gain knowledge of children aged 5 to 7 years.

Upon achievement of this qualification it is intended that you will be able to enter the workforce as an Early Years Educator.

Course content

Qualification structure:

Theme 1: Health and well–being

Theme 2: Legislation, frameworks and professional practice

Theme 3: Play, development and learning for school readiness

Theme 4: Professional development

 

How will I be assessed?

All units will be internally assessed using a range of methods.

What equipment will I need?

Stationery will be required and access to a computer would be an advantage.

Where will I study?

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
Barnsley
S70 2AX

What can I do next?

Job roles where applicable.

How much does the course cost?

Course fees: £1,995 Full Fee Payable.

 

19+ Students

Aged 19 or over and thinking about further education?

You may be eligible for free or reduced course fees . Please refer to our page ‘paying for your course.’

Extra information

Advanced Learner Loans

This course may be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan. Contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk. about eligibility and how to apply. You can also visit the Advanced Learner Loan page.

 

 

Full Fee Payable

If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

Contact the Information Unit

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk

Additional Learning Support

Our Additional Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. Please contact them on +44 (0)1226 216 769.

Disclaimer

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Early Years Educator Level 3 Work-based