Level 5 Diploma in Early Learning & Childcare

The Level 5 Diploma in Early Learning & Childcare is a vocational qualification designed for individuals who want to develop their knowledge and skills in working with young children in an early learning and childcare setting. It is aimed at individuals who are currently working in the childcare sector, or those who aspire to do so. The Level 5 Diploma covers a range of topics, including child development, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, supporting children's play and learning, and professional development in early learning and childcare. The course is designed to help students develop a deep understanding of early learning and childcare and equip them with the skills required to provide high-quality care and education to young children. Upon completion of the course, students may progress to further study or enter into employment in a wide range of early learning and childcare-related roles, including early years educator, childcare supervisor, and early years practitioner. The qualification is widely recognized by employers in the early learning and childcare sector and can be a valuable asset for individuals seeking to advance their careers. Overall, the Level 5 Diploma in Early Learning & Childcare is a highly respected qualification that can provide individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to work effectively in an early learning and childcare setting and make a positive difference in the lives of young children. This diploma acts as a pathway qualification to gain advanced entry into Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Studies

Module 1: Management of children’s care
Module 2: Children’s well-being and resilience
Module 3: Positive behaviour in early years
Module 4: Child development and communication skills in early years
Module 5: Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) in early years

About the Course



TYPE: Vocational Related Qualification

Level: Diploma (Level 5)

Credit Equivalency: 120 Credits

Course Duration: 12 Months

Start Date: Every 2month

Study Mode: Distance Learning | Study Centre

Course Fees: Please get in touch with us to get the most up-to-date course fee for this programme

Study Method: The course is typically delivered through a combination of classroom-based learning, practical projects, and work placements. Students will be assessed through a variety of methods, including written assignments, presentations, and practical assessments.

Entry Requirements: Entry requirements may vary, but students are typically expected to have a Level 4 qualification in a related subject, or relevant work experience in a business environment. Your existing educational qualifications and work experience will be directly taken into account, allowing for module exemptions whenever possible. You are expected to have a recongised english certificate to demonstrate your english language proficiency in speaking, reading, writing and listening. Please make an enquiry below

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For further details and recommended reading please go to our guidance for learners published by our awarding body. This can be downloaded from our website

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