Course Description

Certificate in Nursery Assistant – Level 3

Study 365


If you’ve always wanted to work with children this is the perfect course for you! A Nursery Assistant is someone who works in a Nursery supporting the other staff and ensuring the general welfare of the children. This Nursery Assistant Certificate – Level 3 is excellent preparation for working with children, and will teach you the appropriate hygiene procedures, how to safeguard children, and will give you an understanding of child development. Covering everything you need to know, this course will be the first step to a career as a Nursery Assistant.

Learning with Study 365 has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand.

This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests, and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months).

Course Curriculum

1: The main characteristics in the development of a child, the development needs of children below 8 and special needs

2: Key Transitions, Policies to meet diversity and discrimination affecting development of children

3: Providing for Children’s Physical Needs, Inclusive of Health and Safety

4: Appropriate Hygiene procedures, childhood illnesses and Maintaining a Safe and Secure Environment

5: Learning through Play for Child Development

6: Safeguarding and Promoting the Welfare of Children

7: Legal Responsibilities of the Work-Based Setting and Responsibilities for Working Together

What will I learn?

  • Learn the main characteristics of child development
  • Learn how to safeguard children and promote their welfare
  • Understand the legal responsibilities of working with children
  • Learn how play can aid child development and education

Course Description:

This online training course is comprehensive and designed to cover the key topics listed under the curriculum.

Course Duration:

You will have 12 Months access to your online study platform from the date you purchased the course. The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.

Method of Assessment:

At the end of the course, learners will take an online multiple choice question assessment test. The online test is marked straight away, so you will know immediately if you have passed the course.


Successful candidates will be awarded a Nursery Assistant Certificate – Level 3.

Course Code S 0546
College Name Study 365
Course Category Early Childhood Education, Education
Course Type Online Learning
Course Qualification CPD
Course Location Athlone, Westmeath, Dublin, Ireland
Course Fee 27
Course Duration 365 Days
Entry Requirements Learners must be age 16 or over and should have a basic understanding of the English Language, numeracy, literacy, and ICT.
Career Path • Nursery Assistant • Nursery Nurse • Childminder • Babysitter
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Course Provider

Study 365

New Broad Street House, 35 New Broad Street, London. EC2M 1NH, United Kingdom, Cavan, United Kingdom

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