Northern Regional College

Full Time Level 2 Diploma in Childrens Care, Learning and Development

Northern Regional College
In Newtownabbey

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Important information

Typology NVQ
Location Newtownabbey (Northern Ireland)
Duration 2 Years
  • NVQ
  • Newtownabbey (Northern Ireland)
  • Duration:
    2 Years
Description

There are 7 units completed on the level 2 award. Examples of these include: Support childrens development Use support to develop own practice Support childrens play and learning Contribute to effectiveness of teams If you are accepted onto this course without a Grade C or above in Maths and/or English you will be required to complete the relevant Essential Skills qualification. This will be a.

Important information

Government funding available

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Where and when

Location

Starts

Newtownabbey (County Antrim)
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400 Shore Road, BT37 9RS

Starts

On request

To take into account

· Requirements

Applicants should normally have at least 2 GCSEs at grade C or above preferably including English or Maths. Applicants should have an ability to relate to children, be able to work safely in the workplace and satisfy must satisfy ACCESS NI clearance.

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Course programme

Duration
1 year, Full-time
Awarding Body
City & Guilds

Entry Requirements

Applicants should normally have at least 2 GCSEs at grade C or above preferably including English or Maths. Applicants should have an ability to relate to children, be able to work safely in the workplace and satisfy ACCESS NI clearance.

In circumstances where there are more applications for the course than there are places available, the College reserves the right to ask for higher grades.

Course Content

There are 10 units completed
on the level 2 award. Examples
of these include:
• Communication
• Health and Safety
• Child Development
• Equality and Inclusion
• Play and Learning
• First Aid
• Child Protection

If you are accepted onto this course
without a Grade C or above in Maths
and/or English you will be required
to complete the relevant Essential
Skills qualification. This will be a
compulsory part of your timetable.

Course Aims

To prepare candidates for working 0 – 16 age range.

Special Features

• Work placement integral part of course.
• Students will have the opportunity to do Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and IT where GCSE’s at C or above are not held in those subjects.

Assessment Methods

Assignments and work based portfolio including observations.

Achievements/Qualifications

Level 2 CCLD and Essential Skills – literacy and numeracy.

Progression Routes

Gain employment in child care settings at recognised status. Follow opportunities for both work and career development within the child care sector. You may progress onto either Level 3 CCLD or National Diploma in Childcare.


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