This course is primarily aimed at workers in pre-school settings but is also applicable for a diverse range of job roles in children’s and young people’s workforce settings. You will gain the knowledge and skills necessary for working with young children and it may help you gain employment as Level 2 is normally the minimum requirement for anyone seeking employment in this field.
You will gain an understanding of some of the basic principles of child care in a professional setting including: Child development; Communication, relationships and teamwork; How settings work as organizations; Health and safety requirements within a setting and how to safeguard children and young people; How to reflect on your personal skills and develop a personal action plan; Practical skills about caring for young children.
Students need to have: Excellent spoken and written English - equivalent to Level 2; A willingness to participate in class discussion and activities and commit to personal study; The time and commitment necessary to complete a portfolio of evidence and maintain attendance of at least 90%; A placement is essential for this course (paid or voluntary work) and you will need written confirmation from your setting that you are in a suitable role for at least 1 day a week.
Ilford, IG2 6TD
12:30pm - 3:00pm, 9:30am - 12:00pm, 9:30am - 3:00pm
23 Weeks, 34 Weeks, 34 weeks
Part time day
Qualification awarded by the course provider
Course Provider Diploma/Certificate/Award
Duration: 10 weeks
I good course, that is run and planned very well. The tutor was excellent, very helpful and made learning enjoyable and engaging. I have enjoyed the course, I feel I have gained a vast amount of knowledge on the care of children. I would recommend this course to anyone that would like to work with children.
I found that the course is planned and run brilliantly by our tutor. Our tutor sets out realistic goals and helps us all individually based on our learning ability. Anyone who's looking to do this course is advised to please go ahead, the level on every aspect is exceptional.
Please note reviews of Childcare - Level 2 Certificate are the subjective opinions of Hotcourses members and not of Hotcourses Ltd.
I came on to this course looking for something new to learn and found my whole outlook to life changing for the better. The course has been wonderful in its delivery, full of enthusiasm by a tutor who obviously is passionate about the field he works in. This was also demonstrated to us by his ongoing support for us in and out of the classroom every week. I feel that I have a healthier way of seeing and valuing my like after this course and for that I am grateful. Looking forward to next term
I had a wonderful time on this course, I have developed so much as a person and learned so many new skills. The tutor - Martin - has been brilliant, supportive, knowledgable and has made each week varied, he helped bring the whole class together. I will miss this class. I leave this course feeling confident I can achieve at higher levels and wish to do so back at Redbridge Institute.
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