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This qualification is designed to stimulate interest and encourage the learners' understanding of the skills and knowledge needed to care for young children. It builds on the knowledge covered in the Award and Certificate in Caring for Children. In addition the qualification allows Centres flexibility in its offering with a mix of vocational and personal and social development (PSD) units.
It is aimed at a range of learners, including young people needing to develop life skills as well as those who are thinking of working in childcare. It is also suitable for parents who wish to develop parenting skills, mature learners with special educational needs, or where English is an additional language.
GCSE English Level at E or an Entry Level 3 Certificate in Caring for Children or a Level 1 Health and Social Care.
All applicants undertake initial diagnostic tests and a personal interview before being accepted on the course.
To achieve this qualification candidates must achieve a minimum of 37 credits from the following units.
Science activities for young children (3)
Technology activities for young children (2)
Musical activities for young children (2)
Practical health and safety when with young children (3)
Finding out about forest schools (3)
Craft activities for young children (3)
Understanding play for early learning (3)
Sharing Learning experiences with children (4)
Growth and development of young children (2)
Human growth and development (2)
Respecting and valuing children (2)
Children's play and leisure activities in the community (3)
Preparing for your next steps (4)
Supporting babies to play (3)
Healthy living (2)
Healthy eating for families (4)
Confidence building for the young child through play (3)
Listening to and talking with a young child (3)
Task set by CACHE
Level 2 Diploma in Childcare
Apprenticeship in Childcare
Health and Social Care
For information on courses and fees please contact Student Services: 01909 504500 Contact@nnc.ac.uk
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The College is an Equal Opportunities organisation. The College offers courses in good faith but reserves the right to re-arrange or close them if they are not financially viable or for other reasons beyond the College's control.
Depending upon your course and personal circumstances, you may not have to pay all your fees. For more information click on the link Fees Page or phone the Student Services helpline on 01909 504500.
|Start Date||Tuition Fee>|
|Caring for Children (CACHE Diploma Level 1)|
|09/09/13||Worksop North Notts College Carlton Road - For 22 Weeks||£649.00|
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