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Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner

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Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner

Duration:                    9-12 months                 

Teaching Hours:         3 hours per week

Placement Hours:      250 over course duration      

Cost:                            AED 16,800 incl of 5% VAT        Installment options available        

Location:                   Tameem House, Barsha Heights, Dubai and Addax Tower, Reem Island, Abu Dhabi

The Level 2 Certificate in An Introduction to Early Years Education and Care prepares learners to work with children between birth and 5 years, with knowledge of children up to 7 years.

Entry Requirements

This course is suitable for those who are in their first 2 years of working/volunteering in an Early Years setting or have no previous experience. Learners must be at least 16 years old.

How will I be taught and what will I learn?

Learners will be taught in a classroom setting by an experienced and knowledgeable tutor. You will learn about the role of the Early Years Practitioner, child development, the importance of play, legislation and much more.

How will I be assessed?

Learners will need to be working or volunteering in a practical placement in an under 5’s setting over the course duration. All units covered during the course will be internally assessed using a range of methods. This will include direct observation within the workplace, a portfolio of evidence, written assignments or tasks. Students must have access to a laptop and Internet.

What can I do after this course?

Upon achievement of this qualification, learners can progress into various job roles such as teaching assistant in a nursery or Early Years classroom in a school.

This qualification allows progression on to the Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification and other Level 3 qualifications relating to child care.

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