The Core component of the Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development qualification will provide you with a thorough introduction to the principles of best practice when working with children, and the latest legislation involved.

Course Content:

This qualification will provide you with a comfortable understanding of: 

  • Principles and Values of Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development.

  • Health and well-being in learning and development.

  • Professional Practice as an Early Years and Childcare Worker

  • Safeguarding Children (0-19)

  • Health and Safety in Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development. 

Assessment Structure:

  • Internal Assessments: You will take three scenario-based, written assessments that last 1 hour. These will be marked by your tutor and can be taken whenever you feel ready.

  • External Assessment: At the end of your course, there will be one externally-marked multiple choice test.