Childcare

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Summary

This one year course will give you an introduction to caring for children and will prepare you for further learning. You will learn about personal development, and the growth and development of babies and young children. You will explore the value of a healthy lifestyle and diet, communication and learning, aspects of play and the importance of building children's confidence.

Description

The course is designed for adults who are thinking of working in childcare. You will be assessed by your tutor using a range of methods. This could include tasks set by CACHE, such as designing chart, leaflets and course work.

Key Areas

  • Encouraging children to eat healthily
  • Keeping children safe
  • Communicating with children
  • Children's play and leisure
  • Activities in the community

Entry Criteria

You'll need two GCSEs grade 2-9 including English and maths or Functional Skills in English and maths Entry Level 3.

What Next

You could progress on to a level 2 CACHE Certificate.


Student satisfaction

Satisfaction rating Recommendation rating
95/100 84/100
Satisfaction comment Recommendation comment
I enjoy my course I would recommend the college to family and friends

Course options

  • 2019/20 Part Time Day

    Provider

    South & City College Birmingham

    Location

    Golden Hillock Women's Centre, Handsworth Campus, Hall Green Campus


    Mode of attendance

    2019/20 Part Time Day

    Days

    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

    Age range Start Fees Duration Further information
    16-18 September | 2019/20 - 1 Academic Year(s) Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
    19-23 September | 2019/20 £633.00 1 Academic Year(s) -
    24+ September | 2019/20 Please contact the college for fee information 1 Academic Year(s) -
    Hours Per Week Study Details Minimum Age Average Class Size Max Class Size Material Fees International Fees
    - - - - - 0.00

    Leisure Program Fees Further Information International Comments
    0.00 - -
    To apply for this option, click here:
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    Other Options:

  • 2019/20 Full Time Day

    Provider

    South & City College Birmingham

    Location

    Golden Hillock Women's Centre, Handsworth Campus, Hall Green Campus, Bournville Campus


    Mode of attendance

    2019/20 Full Time Day

    Days

    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

    Age range Start Fees Duration Further information
    16-18 September | 2019/20 - 1 Academic Year(s) Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
    19-23 September | 2019/20 £633.00 1 Academic Year(s) -
    24+ September | 2019/20 Please contact the college for fee information 1 Academic Year(s) -
    Hours Per Week Study Details Minimum Age Average Class Size Max Class Size Material Fees International Fees
    - - - - - 0.00

    Leisure Program Fees Further Information International Comments
    0.00 - -
    To apply for this option, click here:
    Or click here to enquire:

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