Title

Childcare & Early Years Education

CACHE Caring for Children Diploma - N067

12 Quays Full Time Level 1 Duration 36 weeks

Or Application Form to be returned to Student Services

PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE IS NOW CLOSED. APPLICATIONS FOR THE NEXT ACADEMIC YEAR WILL BE OPEN FROM OCTOBER 2020

This course will provide you with the opportunity to develop basic knowledge and skills in caring for children.

Course Details

This programme will enable you to study a wide range of skills, all of which will help you on your chosen career pathway, moving into employment or further training. You will get the opportunity to gain a nationally recognised vocational qualification linked to your chosen career. Also, this programme will help you to improve your maths, English and ICT, plus develop the personal and social skills which employers look for.

You will be given support and guidance throughout your learning journey and your progress will be reviewed with you regularly. This qualification aims to give learners the opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge needed for caring for children. The units will introduce learners to the main aspects of caring for children.

Entry Guidelines
  • This is a study programme for students 16-18 years.
  • Relevant Entry Level qualification or 3 GCSEs at Grade 2/E or above.
  • Satisfactory interview and two positive references
  • Present a record of achievement from your last school.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Additional Information

This is a 16-18 Study Programme

Are you aged 16-18?
Study programmes are full-time courses for 16-18 year olds which include:

  • A qualification such as BTEC Extended Diploma
  • Meaningful work experience or preparation for work
  • English and maths, if you don't already have GCSE grade A* - C or grade 4 and above in English and maths already
  • Non-study activities such as tutorials, voluntary work, fund-raising/charity work, sport or trips

Where can I progress to?

Explore potential careers via Career Match — it provides current local data on wages and employment prospects.

You could progress to these Wirral Met courses:


Apply Now

Starting 1st September 2020 - Ending - 25th June 2021

REF N067M001

If you are aged 16-18:

This study programme will be FREE for most students who are aged 16-18 on 31 August, or students aged 19-24 with an Education, Health & Care Plan.

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £850.00

Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

This course is FREE if you are aged 19+ and are unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits, or in work earning less than £18,135 annual gross salary. If you are aged 19-23 and have not already achieved a full level 2 qualification this course is FREE. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.


Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Tuesday 09:30 — 15:45 12 Quays
Wednesday 09:30 — 12:00 12 Quays

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services via our online enquiry form

Poly

Need help choosing the right course?

Please complete the below form and one of our friendly Student Advisors will be in touch to discuss your options.

Enquire

Never miss an opportunity!

Sign up for alerts on our latest events, offers and course availability

Investors in People logo Matrix logo QQA logo Ofsted logo Disability Confident Employer logo European Union, European Social Fund logo Education and Skills Funding Agency logoLiverpool City Region and Metro Mayor Liverpool City Region logo