NCFE CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner


  • Course: NCFE CACHE Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
  • Qualification Type: Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
  • Qualification Level: Level 2
  • Course type: Full Time
  • Duration: 52 Weeks
  • Entry Requirements:

    At least two GCSEs at grade 3 or above

  • Available Dates: 02/09/2024 to 30/06/2025
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This qualification has been designed to support learners as they develop their knowledge, understanding and skills when caring for and supporting the learning and development of children.


• Roles and responsibilities of the Early Years Practitioner

• The importance of play

• Understand how to support children’s development

• Health and safety of babies and young children in the early years

• Equality, diversity and inclusive practice in Early Years Settings

• Safeguarding, protection and welfare of babies and young children in Early Years Settings

• Understand how to support children’s development

• Support care routines for babies and young children

• Support well-being of babies and young children

• Special Educational Needs and Disability 

A number of specifications will be changing and prospectus entries are based on information we have to date. This means that course content may be subject to change.


How will it be delivered?

Through a variety of course work methods along with observations and assessment in placement.

What can I do next?

After this course you may be able to progress on to the level 3 T – Level qualification or an apprenticeship. You may also be able to progress onto employment as a level 2 early years assistant.

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