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BTEC Childcare Level 3 Certificate at King's Leadership Academy Liverpool

Course description

  • This is a two year course which provides students with the opportunity to be involved with a work placement programme with hands on experience. It enables learners to develop a range of skills and techniques within a one day a week work placement programme. We were one of the first Liverpool schools to offer such a programme and have developed strong links with 18 local schools and nurseries. A key feature of the course is the requirement for learners to complete a professional development portfolio to achieve Qualified Practitioner Status.

Entry requirements

  • 5 GCSE A*-C grades (or equivalent) including English and maths. An interest in child care would be an advantage. Students will have to attend an interview.



Future opportunities

  • Employment within the Child Care or Health and Social Care Setting.Further study at university for a Foundation or Full Degree with the addition of further qualifications to make up the required UCAS points.
  • Careers paths include Childcare Management, Early years teaching and Child Psychology.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact King's Leadership Academy Liverpool directly.

Last updated date: 22 July 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years