Level 2

iStudy Caring for Children and Young People (Online Course)

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
UP TO 12 WEEKS ADULT DISTANCE LEARNING 2020
FREE* Online Learning
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
UP TO 12 WEEKS ADULT DISTANCE LEARNING 2020
FREE* Online Learning

Overview

An online training course that covers the basics of childcare and education, parenting and babysitting. This course can started at any time.

A range of subjects are covered including children’s development, safeguarding, planning healthy diets and the value of play.

This course gives participants the opportunity to achieve the following qualification: 
    
•    NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People

Entry Requirements

This course is fully funded (FREE) for anyone  who is currently living in England, over the age of 19 and meets the current eligibility and entry criteria (this is occasionally subject to change).

If you wish to apply for this course please register your interest at adultskills@southessex.ac.uk  A member of South Essex College staff will then contact you to check eligibility criteria and to get you enrolled.

Candidate identification requirements for this course:

  • Valid passport (any nationality)
  • Signed UK photocard driving licence
  • UK biometric residence permit card
  • Birth certificate (BUT, if a birth certificate is presented as proof of identification, an additional form of identification such as a signed bank card, utility bill or a letter issued by a government department must also be provided).

We regret that we are cannot offer these free courses to those who reside in the following areas:

  • Cambridgeshire
  • Greater Manchester
  • Liverpool City
  • Newcastle Upon Tyne
  • North Tyneside
  • Northumberland
  • Peterborough
  • Tees Valley
  • West Midlands
  • West of England

Assessment & Feedback

Studying online requires good organisational skills – we recommend 3-6 hours study per week to ensure the course is completed within the 12 week timescale.

Course Cost

Adult, distance_learning: FREE

Important: All our distance learning courses are offered free on the proviso that you meet the entry requirements listed above and that the course is completed within 12 weeks of starting it. If you fail to complete within this time you will be liable to pay a £125.00 administrative fee.