Introduction to Early Years

Learn about Early Years settings, the role of a practitioner, the importance of play, in our Introduction to Early Years.

If you’re interested in working with babies and children, this course is the perfect preparation for one of our accredited courses. It’s also great for anyone considering undertaking an apprenticeship. Or for finding out more about roles in the childcare sector if you’re considering a career change.

Course Structure

This is a 5 week roll on / roll off digital course taught through Google classroom. When you enrol, you’ll be given access to five topics to complete written tasks, carry out research and complete assessments.

During the course we’ll cover:
• Early Years settings
• The role of the a practitioner
• The importance of play
• EYFS Framework
• Safeguarding



Your tutor will assess your learning based on the written tasks and knowledge tests.