General Information

NVQs are nationally recognised qualifications that establish your competence against industry standards in your area of employment. They are studied in the workplace and can be started at a time to suit you. NVQ qualifications can be used to enhance your career opportunities, update your skills and prove you capability in your job role.

What does the course involve?

NVQs are assessed in the workplace. You’ll build a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate your capability against industry standards, and you can choose to brush up on your literacy and numeracy skills FREE of charge at the same time if you wish.
Your assessor will agree an Individual Learning Plan with you at induction and discuss the optional units available.
Mandatory units for this course are:
• Communication and Professional Relationships
• Schools as Organisations
• Support Learning Activities
• Promote Children and Young People’s Positive Behaviour
• Develop Professional Relationships
• Promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
• Support Assessment for Learning
• Engage in Personal Development
• Support Children and Young People’s Health and Safety
• Understand Children and Young Person Development
• Understand How to Safeguard the Wellbeing of Children and Young People

Course Information Sheet

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Case Study: Rising Stars Nursery

Rising Stars Nursery is dedicated to providing a quality Early Childhood Education experience for children in a loving, stimulating and secure environment, with the aid and guidance of qualified, experienced, caring teachers and support staff.

Rising Stars Nursery has had a long association with Lancaster and Morecambe College and has taken on apprentices through the College’s recruitment and matching service. Expert assessors support the Apprentices to achieve their qualification in the workplace and develop the skills and qualities to be excellent staff for Rising Stars.

Utilising the range of qualifications on offer from the College, Rising Stars have also supported their existing staff to achieve the Level 2 and Level 3 childcare qualifications. They have also developed employees skills further with ITQ and customer service training.

What Our Clients Say About Us...


Beaumont College‘We use LMC Business as a training provider to supply our employees not just with 1 day courses but also with longer term development opportunities. Some of our staff have recently undertaken the Teaching Assistant course as well as the teacher training courses.

We have also recruited an number of apprentices through LMC Business including Business Administration, IT and Catering. In addition to this LMC Business provide on-site training in numeracy and literacy to our staff on a weekly basis.

LMC Business and Beaumont College have developed a great business partnership and strive to ensure that employees from different sectors all receive the right qualifications for them.’

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