Childcare and Education Award

Entry Requirements:
At least 4-5 GCSEs graded 9-4 or A*-C including Maths or English at grade C/4 or above.

Why Should You Take This Course?
This is a Level 3 qualification that gives learners an understanding of early years childcare from birth to 5 years and further knowledge of children aged 5 to 7. This is equivalent to the first year of an A Level.

Course content
You will study:
Child Development
Children's Health and Well-being
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed in a variety of ways, to include: Set essays, projects, portfolios and assessments at work placement.
Are there any special expenses?
A DBS check is required for work placement as is a uniform. There will be a cost to travel to and from placement.
What could I do next?
You will learn the skills and qualities needed to work with children and build a portfolio of evidence to support your transition into Higher Education or employment.

How to apply for this course

2018-2019 ENTRY: Apply for this course by completing an online form
2018-2019 ENTRY: Download an Application Form to fill in and post