Caring for Children Level 1 Diploma

Course Overview

Completing this nationally recognised course is an excellent way to kick-start your career in child care, it introduces you to looking after children and starting your career.

The course is a combination of vocational units, personal and social development units and functional skills.

You will study topics including:

* Caring for Babies and Young Children
* Physical Activities for Young Children
* Creative Activities for Young Children
* Musical Experiences for Young Children

Course Requirements

4 GCSEs at grade 2 including English and maths.

All successful applicants will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring check.

Course Skills & Benefits

Training is delivered by experienced specialist tutors. You will be expected to undertake a full week of work experience as part of the course. Course related exhibitions and trips will be made during the course. We look forward to meeting you.

Course Progression

On completion of the CACHE Level 1 Diploma - awarded by Council for Awards in Care, Health & Education, you can progress to the NCFE Cache Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner - Level 2, other Level 2 courses or Childcare Apprenticeship Level 2.

Course Assessment

You will be assessed by coursework, assignments and a creative folder.

The course is a combination of vocational units, personal and social development units, and functional skills.

Course Finance

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are resident in the UK and ther European Economic Area for the last 3 years. (You must be under 19 on the 31st August in the calendar year that you start your course).

19+ learners - please contact the Customer Services Team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

Course Additional Information

Full-time