Level 2 Diploma in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care

What will you be working towards?

Code 5
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


This qualification provides an opportunity to study a range of topics from three main areas; childcare and education, babysitting and parenting responsibilities. This course also covers early years foundations stage framework guidance and development and play opportunities.

Work placement is mandatory, 75 hours minimum flexible to fit in with study. The course requires to complete a maximum of 37 credits To achieve the diploma

How will it be delivered?

Work will be assessed by a range of different methods such as; course work, placement completion and oral questioning.

Entry requirements

Must be aged 16-19 (or 25 with an EHCP). 

Must show that they want to go into this sector of work. 

Your next steps...

Allows progression to the L3 Diploma early years educator or future course progression routes .

Jobs include: assistant nursery practitioner, assistant nursery worker including working in schools.