Certificate in Childcare and Education

Qualification: CACHE Certificate
Level 3

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About the course

This course has been designed for those who want to work in early years childcare and education. This course leads on to the Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and education providing access to higher education or to work as an Early Years Educator.

What you will learn
  • Child development from conception to seven years
  • Children’s health and well-being
  • Providing safe environments for children
  • Child health
  • Play and learning
  • Children’s additional needs
  • Observation, assessment and planning
  • A competence-based Professional Practice Portfolio
Entry requirements
  • 5 GCSEs grade A*-C/9-4 (including English and maths)

You will be required to attend an interview at the College prior to enrolling onto this course.

Please note a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will also be required for this course.

Dates, times & fees
Start Date Course Times Duration Campus Fees
04/09/17 1 year Main
What next?
  • Advanced Apprenticeship in Childcare
  • Work in nurseries, primary schools and home based childcare
  • University/Higher Education