courses became available in September 2010 and replace the existing NVQs and Certificates following the introduction of a new qualification framework known as the
This reform of vocational qualifications allows for a new way of creating and accrediting qualifications in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland.
If you have recently gained NVQ’s or are studying currently you will not have to repeat learning as your qualifications will still stand and remain recognised by schools and childcare settings for years to come.
The courses also offer you the choice of how you would like to be assessed:
You can have a mentor in your own school or childcare setting who is either a qualified teacher or a qualified assessor.
Alternatively you can choose to have a visit from a Tutor Assessor from the
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