You will learn about growth and development, practical health and safety, respecting children and craft activities for young children and cover everything you need to achieve the CACHE Level 1 award Caring for Children. Ideal for anyone interested in working and caring for young children.
You will work towards gaining the Level 1 Award for Caring for Children. You will gain this through learning about different aspects of caring for a child.
You will study the following units:
* Respecting and valuing children
* Growth and development of young children
* Practical health and safety when working with young children
* Craft activities for young children
In the class you will take part in class discussions, complete worksheets and take part in practical activities. A highlight of this course is taking part in craft activities suitable for young children
This course is taught over seven weeks.
You will be taught in small groups with friendly and supportive tutors who make sure your experience with us is both stimulating and enjoyable. Extra support with your learning, should you need it, is always available.
Learners will take part in a variety of practical activities, discussions and other learning experiences.
You will develop a folder of work (portfolio) that shows what you have learned on your course.
There may be a small amount of work you need to do at home between classes.
Before attending this course, you must attend an information and assessment session.
You could progress to the Level 2 Certificate in Children and Young People Workforce (Childcare intermediate). Throughout the programme learners will be given information, advice and guidance to help with progression to Level 2.
You are requested to bring a notepad and pen. Please also bring a cold drink.
You will not need to buy a text book for this course.
This course is FREE to anyone who earns less than £15,736 a year and has lived in the UK/EU/EEA for 3 years before the start of the course. If you do not meet these criteria you will need to pay the full fees for this course.
Our learner support team can offer further information about:
* help with fees and / or childcare, books, travel costs etc.
* further advice or guidance about courses or career opportunities
* specific learning, access or disability needs that might affect your learning
please call 0344 800 8020
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