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NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Preparing to Work in Home BASED Childcare

NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Preparing to Work in Home BASED Childcare

What is this for?

This qualification prepares learners to set up a home - based childcare setting. Suitable for learners who wish to be employed in home based childcare setting as child-minding assistants or other child carer (eg nannies, au pairs).

What will I study?

The Award is made up of two units:

Unit 1 Prepare to work as a home based carer
Unit 2 Preparing to set up a home based childcare service

The qualification provides the knowledge required to work with children in a home environment and how to set up a home based business.

Additional qualifications with this course:

  • Paediatric First Aid - Level 3 qualification
  • Safeguarding
  • Health & safety

What are the entry requirements?

You should be at least 16 years old

Who is it suitable for?

Anyone who works or wants to work as:

  • Child minder
  • Child minding assistant
  • Nannies
  • Au Pairs
  • Or other child carer in home based setting

Do you need to be working to take the qualification?

No, This is a knowledge - based qualification therefore no placement is required. This qualification is internally assessed using a range of assessment methods. This could include a portfolio of evidence, written assignments or a task set by cache.

How long is the Course?

5 days per week (5 hours) for 2 weeks

What related qualifications can you progress to?

This qualification is good introduction to Early Years Educator qualification

What to do next?

If you require more information, or to find out the cost of the course and how to apply contact us: T: 0208 800 6621 E-mail: admin@citylbc.com