NEC teaching and learning courses

If you're working in education from early years through to adulthood, NEC will be able to provide you with a flexible way to gain a recognised qualification around your other commitments.

With so many options to choose from, it can be hard to decide which course is right for you.

We hope this interactive table will help you to decide.

I want to work with... I want to work as... Qualification
children aged 0-5 years pre-school or nursery assistant Level 2 Certificate Introduction to Early Years Education and Care
children aged 0-5 years pre-school or nursery leader; childminder Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (EYE)
children aged 4-16 years after-school or breakfast club; holiday playscheme Level 3 Certificate or Diploma in Playwork
children aged 4-16 years I want to get involved in playwork Level 3 Award in Transition to Playwork
adults adult trainer or assessor, or I want to improve my training skills in a voluntary or management role Level 3 Award in Education and Training