Standalone Childcare Qualifications

Looking to complete your Level 2 or Level 3 Childcare qualification, but not as an Apprenticeship? Now you can.

Showcase Training are offering amazing savings on the standalone courses for a limited time only.

    Offer ends 31st July 2019

              Level 2 CYPW

  • Only £1250 – Save £750
  • Complete in 3 – 12 months

Level 3 Early Years Educator

  • Only £1500 – Save £1000
  • Complete in 6 – 12 months
    Frequently Asked Questions
    How long will it take to complete the qualification?

    Anything between 3 and 12 months – it is flexible to suit you.

    What happens if I finish early?

    Once payment has been received in full, certificates will be awarded.

    What are the payment terms?

    Pay in full or in instalments from as little as £125 per month.

    Do prices include VAT?

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    Do the qualifications count towards ratio?

    Yes, both the level 2 and level 3 are on the approved list of EYFS qualifications. For full details on ratio requirements follow this link to the EYFS guidance.–2

    What is the normal price for the qualifications?

    Level 2 is £2000, and Level 3 is £2500.

    Will I get a refund if I don’t complete?

    Payments will be refunded on a pro rata basis relating to time on programme. All prices will be agreed before starting the programme.

    What support will I receive?

    You will receive a full induction and monthly one to one support.

    Is it paper based or e-portfolio?

    Normally OneFile e-portfolio but paper based is available.

    Is the employer involved in the training?

    Employers are actively encouraged to be fully involved in the training and will be given access to the e-portfolio.

    Who is the awarding Body?


    What happens if I leave my employer?

    If you remain in Childcare, it is unlikely to affect your course (depending who paid for the qualification).

    Do I have to do Functional Skills?

    Maths, English and ICT are not required for this course; however, Maths and English may be required for Level 3 ratios – please check with your setting. 

    Do I have to do an ERR Workbook?

    Employment Rights and Responsibilities are not required as part of this course.

    Do I have to do Off the Job Training?

    Off the Job Training is not a mandatory requirement for this course, though we’d always recommend you spend some of your time at work developing your knowledge. 

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