Your Questions about Early Years Childcare Courses Answered
Early Years Childcare courses aim to provide individuals with the necessary knowledge and skills to support children’s development during their crucial early years. These courses offer comprehensive training and are suitable for both those who are new to the field and those looking to advance their careers.
Yes, these courses are accessible to individuals not currently working, providing an excellent starting point for those looking to enter the field of early childhood education.
No, you can enrol at any time of the year. Our continuous enrolment allows you to start your learning journey when it suits your schedule.
The placement requirements for each course varies from course to course. Some may require you to do a minimum number of hours to be spent in a nursery or preschool environment, which will offer practical and hands-on experience. To learn more about placement requirements, please click on the course you are interested in.
The learning schedule is entirely flexible. With online access and the ability to log in and out as needed, you can study at your own pace, accommodating other commitments.
Completing these courses opens doors to various opportunities in early childhood education, including roles as Early Years Practitioners, Educators, or Practitioners in nurseries, preschools and reception class.
Our courses are accredited or endorsed by reputable educational bodies, ensuring the quality and recognition of your qualification in the field. Many of our courses are fully recognised and accepted by Ofsted and Employers in England and Northern Ireland.
Please select a course for more information on its endorsement.
Support is provided for 6 to 18 months depending on the course, with guidance and assistance throughout the learning journey.
Discover the world of online learning with the UK Open College. Our Early Years Teaching Assistant Courses offer flexibility, convenience and the freedom to learn at your own pace. Unlike College or University, you don’t have to wait until term to start learning; you can begin today if you’d like! This allows you to balance your learning with work commitments, childcare duties, holidays and hobbies.
Our online platform provides a hassle-free learning experience, eliminating the need for travel and time-consuming visits. You can study from the comfort of your home.
Our friendly Enrolment team is committed to exceptional customer service and can always answer any questions. If you’re interested in our Early Years Teaching Assistant Courses, please get in touch with us at 0121 792 3872 or through our Live Chat.
Spread the cost of your course and take advantage of our interest free payment plans (for UK based students).
Study anywhere you wish, whether it’s at home, at work, on the train, on the bus or even on holiday. An internet connection is all you need!
All students are able to access a dedicated tutor via email. In addition, our support team are only a phone call away on 0121 792 3872.