Early Year Child Care and Education

  • Level 1 Early Years Child Care and Education (EYCCE)

 To gain this qualification at level one, learner will need to achieve 20 credits of which 15 credit has to be from the mandatory units and 5 credits from the optional units.

Learners are required to complete one hundred hours (100hrs) of practical work place experience in a setting that cares for children’s Physical, social, psychological and cognitive development


Unit Title

  1. Introduction to the role of the early year’s practitioner
  2. Support healthy lifestyles for children through the provision of food and nutrition
  3. Understand how to work in a Team
  4. Understand and use legislation relating to the health, safety, safeguarding, protection and welfare of children
  5. Understand legislation relating to equality, diversity and inclusive practice
  6. Understand planning in meeting the needs of the developing children
  7. Support children’s play in early years
  8. Introduction to communication in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
  9. Supporting children’s play
  10. Understand supporting the needs of the child in preparing for school 3
  11. Supporting children’s development
  12. Use observation, assessment and planning
  13. Support children’s positive behavior
  14. Engage in professional development
  15. Support Physical care routines for Children
  16. Support healthy lifestyles for children through exercise
  17. Support children with additional needs Support creative play