Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce

Children and Young People Course

Course: Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce

Duration: 12 – 15 Months

Attendance: Sessions at GHQ Training are held on Wednesday evenings weekly, 6pm-9pm and one half day for Functional Skills if necessary.

  • Overview

    This qualification is designed to help learners build the knowledge and skills needed when working under supervision with children and young people from birth to 19 years of age across a range of job roles and occupational areas in children’s environments and will provide progression to the Early Years Educator workforce at level 3.

    Mandatory Units

    • Introduction to communication in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
    • Introduction to personal development in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
    • Introduction to equality and inclusion in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
    • Child and young person development
    • Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people
    • Maintain and support relationships with children and young people
    • Support children and young people’s positive behaviour
    • Contribute to the support of child and young person development
    • Contribute to children and young people’s health and safety
    • Contribute to the support of positive environments for children and young people
    • Understand partnership working in services for children and young people

    Placement Requirements

    For a voluntary placement a minimum of 16 hours is required, for an apprenticeship a minimum of 30 hours is required in a suitable work placement.

    Funding

    • Apprenticeships are funded through GHQ by the Government and your Employer.
    • GHQ may be able to access some or all of the funding for this qualification depending on each individual eligibility.

    Progression

    Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) > Click Here for more info.

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