Welcome to the Childbase Training Academy of Excellence

Kick-start your career with an apprenticeship today

An apprenticeship is a respected and exciting way to learn valuable skills and gain experience in your chosen sector. You’ll learn in the work environment, developing the skills that you need to excel in your chosen career. We’re here to help you progress and to keep adding value to your career, your industry, and the whole economy through our delivery of high-quality training.

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Apprenticeship programmes

At Childbase we are passionate about learning. By appreciating each person is different and has different needs and aspirations, our programmes are personalised to help our apprentices and employers get the very best out of their experience with us.

Early Years Apprenticeship

This engaging Level 3 Apprenticeship develops the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to work in a childcare setting.

Apprentices will also learn valuable techniques and methods to support them in taking responsibility for leading childcare provision.

Team Leader Supervisor Apprenticeship​

This interactive Level 3 Apprenticeship will prepare aspiring leaders with a full range of skills to effectively manage people and develop relationships, deliver results and manage themselves.

They will also learn valuable techniques and methods to improve performance through training.

Early Years Lead Practitioner Apprenticeship

This Level 5 Apprenticeship consists of several components to develop the knowledge, skills and behaviours of practitioners to create influential, proactive and highly skilled lead practitioners.

Reflection skills will be developed in order to improve pedagogical practice and initiate personal and team development.

Our latest survey results...

of learners said they received enough information from their employer before committing to the apprenticeship

of learners said they understand what they need to do to complete their apprenticeship and how they will achieve this

of learners said they receive a high level of support from their Assessor and have as much access to them as they need

of learners said they understand how they are progressing in their apprenticeship and discuss this with their Assessor

Our apprentices say...

Great teachers

All of the teachers and assessors were amazing!


Career progression

This course has helped me progress my career and I'm now a Team Leader


Great help

My tutor really helped me during my functional skills especially with Maths


Established in 2021, our Training Academy of Excellence was created to provide a centre where we can fulfil our vision…

To deliver high quality teaching and learning to enable outstanding outcomes for our apprentices and the children in their care