This is the perfect course if you want to start working in Early Years and begin your journey to becoming a fully qualified Level 3 Early Years practitioner. You don’t need any previous experience to join this NCFE CACHE accredited course, making it easy for you to start today and learn from home. This course is OFQUAL regulated, NCFE CACHE accredited and fully recognised.
Rated Excellent 4.8 by our students!
This course is the official government-regulated NCFE CACHE qualification to become an Early Years practitioner. It’s simple to follow with friendly 1-1 tutor support. Our user-friendly approach allows for rapid course progression enabling you to complete your course as quickly as possible. We have a wealth of experience providing training for the Early Years sector, and all our courses meet the highest standards.
You’ll gain the knowledge and understanding of Early Years childcare of children from birth to 5 years and further knowledge of children aged 5 to 7 years. Once you’ve completed this course, you can progress to the Level 3 Certificate in Childcare and Education and then on to the Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education (Early Years Educator).
We take enrolments 365 days of the year – enrol today, and there’s no waiting to start. You will get full, instant access to your course with your own personal tutor, who will make sure you pass your course as quickly as possible – take the next step now!
We know it’s no easy task when deciding which Early Years course to enrol on. There’s plenty of choices out there, so we’ve done our utmost to provide you with the best syllabus you will find anywhere. There is a huge demand for Early Years workers around the country, and many thousands of applicants for these positions. To work in the Early Years sector, you must first undergo government-regulated training to ensure you are familiar with working with children and how to support them. This is the ideal course to start your new career in Early Years!
This course follows the latest Early Years guidelines, with up-to-date information. You don’t need to be working in a nursery for this course. This is a knowledge-only qualification. Experience in the real work environment is not required
You don’t need any previous qualifications or have to be working in a nursery for this Level 3 course. You will be taught the full level 3 Award syllabus once enrolled.
Receive immediate access to your course as soon as you enrol.
This is a home study course meaning there’s no need to come to the college. There’s no mention of home study on your certificate, and as it’s a government-regulated qualification, you’re guaranteed your certificate is fully accepted and recognised by all.
You’ll be given instant online access to your course. You can also have your course delivered as paper handbooks if you prefer.
The enrolment fee includes your NCFE CACHE certificate, course materials and full tutor support.
Study with us, and you will gain exactly the same government-accredited qualification and certificates as a local college.
Upon course completion, you will receive a government-regulated NCFE CACHE Level 3 RQF certificate that’s fully recognised & accepted by all Early Years settings. There’s no mention of distance learning or home study anywhere on the certificate, and we guarantee it’s the same qualification as all attendance-based colleges provide.
( RQF’s have now replaced the old NVQ & QCF qualifications )
Here are some of our recent reviews
YES!!!!!!!!!!! JUST FINISHED AND I CAN’T THANK EVERYONE ENOUGH FOR ALL THEIR HELP THEY GAVE TO ME! THE BEST THING I’VE EVER DONE AND JUST RECOMMENDED YOU TO MY SISTER. X
Thanks to my fab tutor Chris for helping me so much. You were always there for me and I wouldn’t have finished sooooo quickly with our you! You are a star Christophar… see what I did there lol 🙂 x
Great, friendly tutors with in depth knowledge of teaching.
I would highly recommend this course, the course material given is excellent, it’s easy to send your work off and receive feedback, I knew my tutor was always there if I needed him too. I found the whole course very interesting and I’ve learnt loads.
So far I’m really happy, it’s easy to use and my tutor Chris has been great. I’d say you can’t really go wrong with this course, I think it’s the best on the market.
I’m almost halfway through my course & really enjoying the content. All queries are speedily replied to and my assessments marked and returned quickly.
After lots of searching this was the best value course I could find and I’m very pleased with how it all worked out. I managed to get it finished in under 3 months and decided to carry on doing the work based certificate course.
It’s been a real pleasure working with my tutor Chris who has a more holistic and flexible approach than any of my other experiences and has kept me on track. Seven months on and I’m just about to finish my course.
Great value and well run I enjoyed my course.
Excellent service from Chris and de montfort college, I’ve been continuously offered support and help throughout..very pleased!
I’ve flippin done it lol, 7 months hard graft finally paid off. Over the moon and honestly recommend this course to anyone thinking about it. I really enjoyed so 5 out of 5 from me x
I just started working in my dream job and couldn’t have got here without all the help I got so just want to say thanks to all. Take care, you know who you are 🙂 Naz x
I had fantastic tutor support throughout my course and I couldn’t be more delighted with my course. Thank you Demontfort college, I definitely have no hesitation recommending you to my school head.
So far their courses have proved to be good quality and in particular, the support I have got is easy to use. The reason I chose this course was for the telephone support which I couldn’t find anywhere else.
I really do reccomend this course, my tutor was very helpful and responded very quickly when I needed help and advice. I completed my course within the year time given and found it pretty straight forward.
Found my tutor exceptional in terms of friendliness, professionalism and willingness to offer help and assistance.Staff should be praised, thank you
I just finished and everything was good thank you. My friend finished her course with you a and told me it was ok so I went and did it with you.
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Telephone: 0345 652 0098
You’ll be eligible for an NUS student discount card when you enrol on your course.
From start to finish, our friendly tutors will be on hand to help you.
At De Montfort, we have many years of experience providing the highest quality online Early Years courses, here are some of the reasons we think you’ll love us.