BTEC Level 2 Technical Diploma Childrens Play, Learning & Development (Early Years Practitioner)

This course is ideal for progression into employment in the Early Years sector as you will work on developing the skills employers are looking for.

You will learn key principles of working in an early years setting such as, supporting child development through language, literacy, communication and play as well as policies & practices. You will also have a work placement for 280 hours to give you a practical insight into the industry.

Subject Childcare
Level Diploma Level 2
Study Type Full Time
Course Code 5062
Cost £ FREE
Start Date 04-Sep-2023
Start Time 9am
End Date 28-Jun-2024
End Time 4:15pm
Day Various
Duration 1 Year
Venue Shipley College
Start Date Start Time End Date End Time Day Duration Venue
04-Sep-2023 9am 28-Jun-2024 4:15pm Various 1 Year Shipley College

2 GCSEs above, in English & maths


A full Level 1 at Pass grade, plus a GCSE grade 3n or above in English & maths. If you do not have
grade 4 or above, you will study them as part of your study programme.

You will attend an interview and further assessment to check if the course is right for you. A keen interest in working with children is ideal for this course. You will also need a clear Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check at the start of the course.

On successful completion of the course, you could progress to the Childcare & Education Level 3 Certificate or use the skills and experience you have gained to find employment in the industry.

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