Caring for Children - Level 1 Certificate

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Start Date: 27 February 2023
Duration: 17 Weeks
Attendance: Full Time
Suitable for: Adults
Level: Level 1
Location: Tottenham Centre

ABOUT THE COURSE

This part-time introduction certificate will give you the basic skills and knowledge you need to work with children, covering the development and care of children, providing play activities and health and safety.

You will develop your literacy skills with classes in English language, as well as gaining study skills that will help you progress onto a Level 2 qualification, which will qualify you to work with children in a school, nursery or preschool.

WHAT WILL I STUDY?

Sharing learning experiences with children

Supporting babies to play

Craft activities for young children 

Understanding learning and development through play

Science activities or young children

Practical health and safety when with young children

Healthy eating for families

Self- development

WHAT WILL I NEED?

There is no formal entry requirement for this course. However it is desireable that learners have either three GCSEs at grade 1 or above or a relevant Entry Level 3 qualification in Englsih to meet the written assessment demands of the course.

All applicants must have an initial assessment and interview to confirm that the course is suitable for them.

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

You will be assessed continually through practical project work, coursework, written assignments and presentations.

WHAT WILL IT COST?

Adults

Entry Level, Level 1, Level 2
If you will be aged 19 or older on 31 August in the year you begin your course, and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, your course will be FREE, regardless of your age or income. Some courses will have other costs associated, such as for materials and trips. Many of our students are eligible for financial support when studying at college – please click here for more information.

WHAT CAN I DO AFTER?

On successful completion of this course, you could progress to a Level 2 course, an apprenticeship or other employment.

NOT SURE WHICH LEVEL
IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

Find out more about the courses and levels offered at the College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London!

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