Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s workforce. (RQF)

Certificate Achieved

Upon completion of the course, by gaining recognised Ofqual and Ofstead level 3  Childcare qualification, you will be fully qualified as a Nursery worker, early years or youth worker giving you access to a variety of job opportunities.

Who is this course for

The Level 3 Diploma is suitable for those working in unsupervised roles that support children and young people’s  learning and it helps prepare learners to be able to work in a nursery or early years or youth centre setting.

What Happens Next?

As soon as you enrolled, you will be sent instructions on how to log in; username, password and access code with LMS (Learner management System Accessible 24/7, 365 days a year).) within two to three days. You will be provided with written learning materials you require to study this course at home, comprehensive study guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. materials, lessons, resources and assignments in your own time, giving you the ability to study at times that suit yourself.

Study method/format

This course is part time, self-paced, distance learning, blended delivery of assessment, observation and tutorial.


Every candidate matters, we care about our learners and we assign a personal, qualified tutor/assessor to every candidate to give you a full support and guidance, face to face meeting, respond to all questions you may have, mark your assignments, give you constructive feedback to enable you to monitor /measure your own progress, get ready for your examination and pass your qualification successfully. Upon enrolment you will have access to many learning materials such as videos, presentations, hand-outs, lessons, learning resources, assignments electronic and workbooks. We are dedicated to respond to all your queries in a very short of time. We assure you that we provide a high rate customer services and quality learning experience.



Entry requirement

There are no specific entry requirements however

Minimum Age 16 and more


Learners should have a minimum of a level two in English and Maths or equivalent.

This qualification is for those already working as a nursery worker, youth worker or that have completed either the Award or Certificate course and wish to enhance their careers further.

This is a work-based course that requires workplace assessment. Learners taking this diploma will need to be working or volunteering in a nursey/yearly years setting environment as they will need to show competence in both knowledge and skills.


There may be a requirement, by their employer, for learners to be checked by the Disclosure and Barring Service.


They should also have attention to detail and be willing to work in a team environment, whilst also being willing to work using their own initiative when required.


This is a portfolio-based qualification, you need to complete all the coursework and your work will be assessed by your personal tutor and assessor who will give you feedback on written assignments and using variety of different assessment methods such as observations, professional discussions, evidence products and you need to pass all the assignments and observation to achieve the full qualification framework.

Career Path

This qualification is designed for candidates who are looking for a career within the childcare education sector, focusing on supporting children’s learning and development. Upon completion of the course will be able to continue as a senior nursery worker, Supervisor in nursery, infant or junior schools, special schools, primary/secondary schools or independent schools and progress to a supervisory role.

 This qualification can help you succeed in a wide range of roles, such as:

  • senior nursey assistants
  • Room leader
  • Senior Children Centre worker
  • Additional needs worker
  • Learning support assistants
  • Pastoral/welfare support assistants
  • Special Educational Needs Assistant
  • Bilingual support assistants
  • Foundation stage assistants;
  • Learning coaches; or induction mentors


Course Description

The qualification is designed to develop the knowledge and skills required when working with children and young

people from birth to 19 years of age. It is relevant to a wide range of job roles in early years and social care settings and is suitable for learners who are working or want to work at a supervisory level in the Children and Young People’s Workforce.

For a full list of Units and Credit Values please click on the PDF > Click here

To obtain more information about the childcare job roles, salaries, please click on the PDF > Click here

We are also providing CPD certificate in teaching assistant. Please look at CPD page for variety of courses.


How To Register

If you need help to find out about the course booking or further information about the course, please call or email us.

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