This qualification is primarily for those working in:
It is designed for learners in work based learning.
It is suitable for:
We strongly recommend learners complete Level 2 Childcare, Play, Learning and Development: Core qualification before, or alongside this qualification: this will be a requirement for practice set by Social Care Wales.
Aberystwyth & Cardigan Campus
The qualification is practice based and assesses learners’ knowledge and competence to practice in employment.
This is a flexible course, designed to suit learners who prefer to continue working alongside the qualification.
Completion of this qualification enables learners to work as a qualified Level 2 childcare worker in a supervised capacity. The qualification also prepares for progress to:
Learners will need to fulfil additional age and experience related requirements for some leadership roles.
The qualification will assess learners’ knowledge and practice through their work and will be able to demonstrate that they
The Level 2 Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development: practice qualification is assessed through a combination of internal and external assessment. Candidates must successfully complete:
You will be required to undertake a successful interview and be formally assessed using the WEST toolkit.
You will also require a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.
You will need to provide your own stationery. Sufficient time must be permitted by the workplace to allow regular meetings between Assessor, learner and Manager.
Coleg Ceredigion is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales No. 08725643 and is a registered charity No. 1154557.
The registered office is at Park Place, Cardigan, Ceredigion, SA43 1AB