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Course Title: Children and Young People’s Workforce Advanced Apprenticeship
Course Code: PD078

The Children and Young People's Workforce Apprenticeship gives you a fulfilling opportunity to work with children and young people whilst gaining an understanding into the ‘hows’ and ‘whys’ of their development. Equally, it ensures that childcare theory is put into practice.

The Advanced Level Apprenticeship enables you to work on own initiative, plan and organise your own work and/or supervise others, for example, a nursery nurse, playgroup leader or a childminder working in your own home.



Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (QCF)

Course Content


Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. GCSE Maths and English Grade A*-C would be an advantage. However where required, Functional Skills will be completed. You will be employed in a suitable relevant job.

Next Steps

After successful completion of this Apprenticeship there is good scope for progression. You may move up through the levels of work, for example, from nursery assistant to nursery manager. There are also opportunities to undertake further training or assessment.

Career Opportunities

-Nursery Worker/Supervisor -Nursery Nurse / Nursery Teaching Assistant