Set against the Early Years Foundation Stages (EYFS) framework, our online qualification will give you the in depth knowledge, skills and training you need to work with children in the early years whilst also gaining knowledge on how best to work with children ages 5- 7.


This level 3 childcare course is perfect for anyone passionate about working with children ages 0-5, and requires no previous experience to train in.


Upon completion of this course you will be fully qualified to work within an Early Years setting.

Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Lv3

  • Additional Course Information

    Our Early Years Foundation Stage Level 3 course is a knowledge-only course that contains individual and targeted videos that delve into the specifics of the essential information you require to know how to care for, support and develop children in an Early Years child care setting.

    Each video is provided with additional reading resources and knowledge enhancement activities that provide you with a wealth of practical ideas and tips that you can employ in the modern education environment.

  • Course Modules

    Understand Child Development

    Support the Holistic Development of Children

    Safeguarding and Child Protection in Early Years

    Promote the Health, Safety and Welfare of Young Children

    Support the Health, Wellbeing and Physical Care Needs of Children in Early Years Settings

    Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Settings

    Support Positive Behaviour in Children

    Support Children with Additional Support Needs

    Support Attachment When Working With Children in Early Years Settings

    Support Children Through Transitions

    Plan, Lead and Evaluate Purposeful Play Activities to Support Children’s Learning and Development

    Support the Development of Reading, Literacy and Mathematical Skills in Early Years Settings

    Extending Children’s Learning and Thinking in Early Years Settings

    Assessment and Observation in Early Years Settings

    Recording, Storing, Reporting and Sharing Information in Early Years Settings

    Working in Partnership With Colleagues, Professionals and Key Individuals in Early Years Settings

    Continuing Professional Development in Early Years Education

  • Course Length

    72 videos / 306 minutes

  • Guided Learning Hours *

    51 hours


    What is GLH or ‘guided learning hours’?


    This number represents the approximate total combined study time required from each user to make the course truly effective. The metric is based on hundreds of thousands of cumulative study hours undertaken by the 15,000 school staff around the world that Guide has developed since 2019. 


    It includes:

    - Length of the videos 

    - Time taken to complete the in-video questions

    - Time taken to read the additional resources

    - Time taken to put items into practice

    - Time taken to ensure teachers are well versed in methodologies and ideas presented within the course

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