August 18, 2015

Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) Level 3

This qualification prepares learners to become Early Years Educators, enabling them to work with children from birth to 5 years and gain knowledge of children aged 5 to 7 years.

Upon achievement of this qualification it is intended that learners will be able to enter the workforce as Early Years Educators.

Suitable for

This qualification is suitable for a range of learners, either working or wishing to work in early years education and care.

Entry Requirements*

Learners must be at least 16 years old and need to be working, volunteering or on practical placement.


* Additional eligibility criteria may apply when applying for government funding.