Child development and wellbeing

Find out about our child development and wellbeing qualifications for secondary schools and FE colleges, and see what professional development and resources are available to help you teach them.


On the child development and wellbeing page on our qualifications website you can:

  • see all the child development qualifications we offer
  • read updates from the child development subject expert
  • get teaching support
  • join the child development teacher community
  • find key dates and timetables.

Our child development and wellbeing qualifications include:

  • BTEC Firsts
  • BTEC Nationals
  • BTEC Entry Level and Level 1
  • NVQs


Shop for resources

Explore our range of resources for BTEC and work-based learning qualifications in childcare, including teaching and assessment packs, student books and teaching resource disks. You'll also find useful resources on child development, and the EYFS and support for teaching assistants.

Careers support

If your learners are looking to work in childcare, they'll find lots of useful information and ideas in our careers pages.

Help to point them in the right direction!

Careers in childcare