Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current academic year (2019/20) and are subject to change next year.

For students under 19

Our courses & apprenticeships are usually free if you are 18 or under on the 31st of August 2019. Some courses have additional fees for things like materials and travel, which you will need to pay at the start of your course. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support for these costs.

For students aged 19 or over

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees. Some courses may be free, depending on your circumstances. Certain Level 3 & 4 courses require you to pay the fee in full or take out an Advanced Learning Loan to pay for your course. Please see our guide to fees for more information.

International Students

Students from outside the EU/EEA need to pay the full international fee for their course. Please note, West London College does not offer Tier 4 Visa Sponsorship for students to study in the United Kingdom.


About this course

What will you learn on the course? (one or two sentences will do)

This course is designed to help with your understanding of the skills needed to care for a baby or young child. Who is this course for? (one or two sentences will do)

The course is aimed at adults needing to develop life skills. It is also suitable for parents who wish to develop parenting and life skills. Facilities and Support

The college also offers access to the following facilities:

  • Dedicated Student Services
  • Learning Centres
  • Dedicated English & Maths support
  • Students Union
Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however you will need to be able to complete the course assignments

Assessment Method

The course is completed using a variety of assessment methods. You will submit written assignments and undertake discussion. You may also use video evidence and provide presentations.

Progression Opportunities

Successful completion of the course could lead to study on the following programmes:

NCFE CACHE L1 Certificate in Caring for Children (ADULT Part time)

Study Methods

You will be in college for one day per week. You will study in a classroom. You will participate in discussions and go on visits that are related to your course. You will have tutorials and regular reviews with your personal tutor to check on your progression. You may also complete studies in English and mathematics in addition to your course.


We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times.