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Early Years Practitioner Cache Diploma

Level 2

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Key Info

Learning Area   Children, Schools & Families
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   1 Year


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Adult
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   13/09/2021
Fees   Tuition Fees: £1112.50


Course Type   16-19, Adult
Location   Cornwall College St Austell
Start Date   14/09/2021
Fees   Tuition Fees: £1112.50

This course enables study to take place whilst in the workplace as a member of staff or volunteer.

On completion it will provide you with a Level 2 qualification in working with children and young people from the age of 0 to 6.11 years in a supporting role.

  What You Will Learn

You will cover a range of interesting topics including:

Child development
Play
Health and safety
Safeguarding
Creativity and personal development.

  Entry Requirements

The ability to cope with the knowledge requirements of the course at Level 2 and the opportunity to generate evidence of competence in the workplace with good level of literacy and numeracy. Your work placement needs to be within settings for children and young people.

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Paul Stevenson

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Studying at Cornwall College was an excellent experience. The staff at both campuses were outstanding and really went the extra mile to support the learning journey for all of us. The range of modules were excellent and up-to-date and highly relevant to my chosen profession.

After the course, I joined a SCITT programme and completed this alongside my PGCE to become a primary school teacher. I have now completed my NQT Induction year and am fully qualified. Since September 2017, I have been studying towards an MA Education as I want to develop professionally and academically.

I am a full-time teacher in a year 3/4 class in a primary school in North Cornwall and have a key focus in development strategies in Literacy. Working as a teacher is even more rewarding than I could have imagined, seeing those ‘lightbulb’ moments is such an amazing experience.

Completing my Degree with Cornwall College has provided opportunities and experiences that I could only have hoped for with another institution

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