Guidance: EYFS staff:child ratios - DfE approved qualifications

Department For Education

April 7
13:20 2021


Early years providers can use these early years qualifications lists to:

You should use these lists alongside the detailed guidance on checking early years qualifications.

Published 1 September 2014
Last updated 7 April 2021 +show all updates
  1. We have updated the 'Early years qualifications: from 1 September 2014' spreadsheets.

  2. "Updated spreadsheets with the qualifications affected by changes to NCFE CACHE early years educator (EYE) and early years educator (EYP) qualifications where the certificate shows knowledge only pathway.

  3. Updated guidance about titles of early years qualifications in 'Early years qualifications: pre-September 2014' and a new listing of a DfE approved qualification from Peterborough University in 'Early years qualifications: from 1 September 2014'.

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