Childcare Level 2 Apprenticeship

22298O0/P | Off Site
Time/Day | FULL TIME

Is this course for me?

Working with children and young people can be challenging but extremely rewarding. This course is designed for those employed as apprentices in a childcare setting. The course is suitable for those aged 16 18 and adults.

What will I study?

The course comprises the Level 2 Diploma in Children and Young Peoples Services, plus Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT at Level 1. Students will also complete the Award in Employment Responsibilities & Rights in Health, Social Care or Children & Young People's Settings.

How long is the course?

The programme should take 12 months to complete.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment will take place in the work place.

What qualifications do I need?

2 GCSEs preferably maths and English.

What can I progress onto?

You can progress onto the Early Years Level 3 Apprenticeship.

Other Information

If you don't currently have an employer and would like to undertake an apprenticeship, take a look at our vacancies at

Course Fees

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Course fees shown are per annum (unless indicated otherwise). Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on or phone 01942 761111

Wigan & Leigh College endeavours to ensure that the information provided in this publication is accurate at the time of going to publication. All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time. The College cannot accept liability arising out of such changes or connected to such changes, however it will undertake to minimise disruption to students.

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