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This course is designed for 16-19 and 19+year olds.

The NCFE CACHE  Diploma in Childcare Level 1 course will provide you with an understanding of the skills and knowledge required to progress. This is Year 1 (Level 1) of a 2 Year (Level 2) course. Upon successful completion, you will have the option to progress to a Level 2 in Childcare or Health & Social Care.

Our Childcare and Health and Social Care Course is an introductory course for people interested in working in Early Years and/or Health and Social Care settings.

Throughout this course you will be trained and assessed to achieve a CACHE qualification as well as receive a minimum of 36 hours work experience in a childcare or health and social care environment.

The course is scheduled over 3-4 days per week.

19+ adults course fee: £1,282. You may be eligible to study this course for free or access financial support.

This course will lead to:

  • Health and Social Care Level 2 course
  • Childcare Level 2 course
  • Level 2 Apprenticeship

The entry requirements for this course are:

  • Interview and assessment
  • Clear & enhanced DBS check (provided by the College)

If required, you will have the opportunity to study GCSE maths and/or English alongside your course so you can progress onto the next level.

This course consists of the following modules:

  • Health and Safety
  • Communication
  • Person-centred approaches to care
  • Play
  • Healthy eating
  • Safeguarding

You will be assessed via:

  • Assignments
  • Group work
  • Participation in work experience
  • Professional discussion

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