Level 3 Early Years Educator Diploma

This Level 3 apprenticeship training programme develops the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to work in a childcare setting, with the opportunity to take responsibility for leading childcare provision.

It is suitable for experienced childcare assistants and those wishing to become room leaders or manage childcare provision. At the end of this training programme, you will also be awarded a Level 3 TQUK Early Years Educator Diploma.

Your apprenticeship journey

Months 1 to 4:
- The importance of continued professional development in in early years
- Safeguarding children

Months 5 to 11:
- Health, safety and well-being of children
- Understanding child development

Months 12 to 18:
- Equality, diversity, inclusion and British values
- Preparation for your End Point Assessment (EPA)

This qualification is delivered by our training provider, The Childcare Company, who can offer this qualification to you with no cost to you with various funding methods available, helping you to make the most of your childcare career.

Funding Methods

Luckily, you have a multitude of fully funded options available to you when it comes to funding this qualification, with some of your options being:

  • Apprenticeships
  • Adult Education Budget (AEG)

Alternatively, you may wish to fund your qualification yourself, via an advanced learner loan or even self-funded. To discuss the correct funding method for you, contact The Childcare Company by clicking here.