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Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development

Level 2

This is an entry level qualification for those taking their first steps in a career in the Child Care Sector

Level 3

This qualification allows learners to develop the knowledge and skills required for employment
and/or career progression in the Child Care Sector

Level 4 - Professional Practice

This is an advanced qualification aimed at professional Child Care workers

What is CCPLD?

These qualifications are designed for those who require the mandatory qualifications to work within the Child Care sector.

Suitable for those working within either a nursery or childcare setting or who are a registered childminder.

These course are delivered in your workplace and arranged around your working hours.

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Progress for Success

Are you working between 10 and 16 hours within the Childcare and Play sector?

Would you like training to be able to progress in your career?

Educ8 have designed a bespoke digital learning platform whereby the Level 3 Award in Transition to Playwork (From Early Years) can be delivered 100% remotely over a 4 month period.

Our exclusive moodle provides the structure and learning content to complete the two assignments required to achieve the Award:

In addition to our Moodle, our learners will receive regular one to one reviews from their sector specialist to enhance the teaching and ensure the support is accessible and personalised.

Partnership with PACEY

Who are PACEY?

PACEY is the Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years. A charity, formed in 1977, they are dedicated to supporting everyone working in childcare and early years. PACEY Cymru supports people who work with and look after children in Wales.

PACEY Cymru is supporting Educ8 learners to achieve home-based childcare units of the Level 3 Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development (Practice) qualification.

More information can be downloaded here
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Early Years Wales Member

Who are Early Years Wales?

Early Years Wales' main activity is to enhance the development and education of pre-school children in Wales by encouraging parents to understand and provide for their needs through high quality pre-school provision and childcare. Supporting all pre-school children, their families and Early Years providers to give every child across Wales the best start in life.

More information can be found here