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Childcare

Caring for Children - Level 1

ABOUT THIS COURSE

The NCFE CACHE Level 1 Certificate in Caring for Children qualification provides learners with an understanding of the skills and knowledge needed to care for young children.

Although the qualification does not qualify you to work with children it does support you in preparing for the “next steps” either in training or moving towards the world of work.

It has been designed to help you develop the practical skills need for employment and to prepare for further learning or training.

It is strongly recommended that you enrol on English and Maths programmes to improve your skills in these area.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

If you do not have any qualifications you will be asked to take an English and maths test at enrolment.

You should be committed to working towards improving English and Maths as part of the programme.

ASSESSMENT METHOD

The qualification will be assessed by your tutor or assessor using a range of methods such as the submission of a written portfolio.

PROGRESSION OPPORTUNITIES

On completion of this course you could:

  • continue your studies and gain further qualifications at Level 1 or Level 2.
  • become a volunteer to build up your skill set and experience in a variety of childcare settings.
STUDY METHODS

You will learn in dedicated classrooms through a variety of planned lessons and workshops.

FEES

If you will be aged 19 or older on 31 August in the year you begin your studies and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, you may be eligible for fee remission to cover your course fees, depending on your circumstances. For more information on fee remission, please click here.

You may be eligible for financial help to support with books, travel, course materials and childcare costs – please click here for more information.

HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM
COLLEGE
HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM COLLEGE
HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM COLLEGE
Gliddon Road
Barons Court
London W14 9BL

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EALING GREEN COLLEGE
EALING GREEN COLLEGE
EALING GREEN COLLEGE
The Green
Ealing
London W5 5EW

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SOUTHALL COMMUNITY
COLLEGE
SOUTHALL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
SOUTHALL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Beaconsfield Road
Southall
London UB1 1DP

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