The qualification develops learners’ knowledge and understanding in order to care for children and young people. Providing learners with basic knowledge of childcare, development, play and babysitting will allow learners to make informed decisions when caring for children and young people.
The qualification is suitable for learners of 16 years of age and above.
There are no specific entry requirements however learners should have a minimum level one in literacy and numeracy or equivalent.
Successful learners can progress to other qualifications such as:
TQUK Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (RQF)
Successful learners can apply for job roles such as:
• Assistant in Children's Centres
• Practitioner in nursery schools or receptions
• Pre-school worker