child-care

Child Care

£280.00

Build your career. To further advance your career, you might wish to continue your study in order to qualify as, for example as a childminder, playworker or nursery nurse. This initial course provides a perfect foundation for moving onto our Child Minder (CACHE Level 3) course, which can lead onto the full CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Children’s and Young People’s Workforce if you want to continue.

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Testimonial

“I have completed Child Care Course . The course is very well designed. It covers all the areas of Child Care. The tutor is absolutely fantastic. I never had to wait for my assignment to be marked. She is very quick and gives detailed feedback. The support I got was fantastic. I recommend this course to anyone who wishes to work with children” Adam G

 

About

Child care remains a very demanding area of work or vocation but it is also the sort of role that can be extremely rewarding ; whether you are a parent or a nanny, a worker in a daycare centre or nursery this offers a variety of opportunities and challenges.

About Our Child Care Course

The most vital role that a lot of people play in their life is that of a parent. To some people the process comes fairly naturally but to others it can be a challenge and they might seek help and information to help them improve their skills and provide their own child with a better quality of life and prospects. If you are in this position or simply want to know and understand more about caring for children this could be just the course for you.

Similarly, if you are thinking of entering the field of child care and want to gain more information and understanding before committing further this is an ideal introduction to the area

This course covers the essential elements of child care including child development, safety issues and the relevant legislation to enable the student to gain an initial understanding of effective child care and nurturing.

What options do I have after this course?

A range of opportunities exist in this sector including work in schools, children’s homes, institutions and other related businesses.

Build your career. To further advance your career, you might wish to continue your study in order to qualify as, for example as a childminder, playworker or nursery nurse. This initial course provides a perfect foundation for moving onto our Child Minder (CACHE Level 3) course, which can lead onto the full CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Children’s and Young People’s Workforce if you want to continue.

Regulations and legislation

Life stages

First-aid

Common ailments

Child psychology

Emotional development

Cognitive development

Theories of learning

Intelligence

Socialization

Moral development

Sexuality

On completion of your course, you will receive the dual award:

Award 1 is Child Care Diploma

Award 2 is Level 3 Child Care Award
At the end of this course successful learners will also receive a Level 3 ABC Award Certificate of Achievement.

Learner Support And Assessments

Tutor Support
This course provides unlimited access to your a personal tutor who will be a specialist in the field you are studying. Their role is to make sure you get appropriate and constructive feedback and to answer your questions and provide guidance on areas you are not sure about. You can contact them by phone, email or fax.
We also have a team of course advisors and administrators who will give you friendly and relevant advice on issues relating to your course and study. We will always try to make you feel like you’re not by yourself and that someone will help you if you get into difficulties with anything.

Assessment Method
There are question papers set after each session; these have to be completed and sent to your tutor to mark. Continuous assessment like this means that your progress is monitored regularly and that any problems or difficulties are identified and addressed as early as possible.

Professional Memberships

International Association for Distance Learning (IADL)

The IADL has been established to promote quality in distance education and training, and to provide approval and recognition of open and distance learning programmes and their providers.

Admission to membership of the IADL includes appraisal of our administrative procedures, methods of course delivery, and our educational and publicity materials. Consideration is also given to our in-house quality control systems. We are assessed to ensure that our learners receive a product which is consistent with the values and policies set by the IADL Membership Committee. We are required to undergo periodic re-assessment by assessors and evaluators nominated by IADL.

Affiliation of Ethical & Professional Therapists (AEPT)

"The Affiliation of Ethical & Professional Therapists is dedicated in assisting you as a member, in the promotion and growth of your practice. Your profile will be entered onto our website and each month you will receive a free e-zine full of business tips and valuable information".

Study Options

We aim to provide flexible, convenient arrangements for our students, so you can study through two methods: Traditional paper-based; Home study provides quick access to online courses material