Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) NCFE CACHE Level 3 (RQF)

Stonebridge College
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Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) NCFE CACHE Level 3 (RQF)

This CACHE Level 3 childcare course is the best qualification to prepare learners for a career as early years educators. This means that once you achieve your diploma, you will be ready to work with children aged 5 and below and will have developed an understanding of children up to 7 years old.

Awarded by the UK specialist organisation for children and adult care, this RQF qualification (QRN: 601/2629/2) has been approved by the National College for Teaching and Leadership. This distance learning course for Level 3 Early Years Educator is the leading qualification for anyone looking to work as a childminder, nursery practitioner or pre-school childcarer.

The course was designed to suit any level of experience and qualification. This means you can qualify as an early years educator with only English & maths GCSE at grade C (or above).

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What happens after the course?

At the end of your course, you will have the in-depth knowledge and practical skills to be able to care for young children, as a nursery nurse, a pre-school practitioner or a home-based childcarer.

If you want to continue studying, you can gain Early Years Professional Status by taking a degree with a higher education institution.

After you earn this qualified status, you will be able to work with young children in different settings, be it within private, public or voluntary capacities.

You can even stay at home, look after your own children and others, and earn money as a self-employed childminder.

Studying and qualifying with our distance learning courses is all about giving you the right options to choose from for your future career. Some of the possible jobs you could have following this Level 3 childcare course are:

  • Nursery nurse
  • Early years practitioner
  • Nursery teacher


Payment plans are available. Enquire for more information.

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Stonebridge College

Stonebridge Associated Colleges is a team of bright and motivated people dedicated to helping learners fulfill their potential and meet their career goals. Set up in 1995, Stonebridge Associated Colleges was initially intended to help people qualify in complementary therapies,...

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