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Residential Childcare NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma at Aigburth Training Opportunities

Course description

This qualification will develop the knowledge and skills needed when working with children and young people in a residential childcare setting, including an understanding of child and young person development.

The qualification enables the learner to gain essential skills and knowledge to support children and young people in residential childcare settings, including: wellbeing and resilience, positive relationships and attachments, health and safety, sexual exploitation, communication, positive behaviour, and positive outcomes.

It also offers the learner the opportunity to cover optional topics which are particularly suited to specific residential childcare and respite care settings.

Entry requirements

You should be at least 18 years old.


All units will be internally assessed using standard methods: coursework, portfolio of evidence, practical demonstration/assignment.

Future opportunities

Learners can progress to become:

  • Residential childcare workers
  • Registered residential childcare managers
  • Deputies and assistant managers
  • Managers, deputy, and assistant managers in other adult or children and young people's social care settings

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Aigburth Training Opportunities directly.

Last updated date: 08 November 2016

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