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BTEC First diploma in children's Care at Therfield School

Course description

Students will study a selection from the following units: Understanding Children's Development Keeping children Safe Communication with Children and Adults Preparing and Maintaining Environments for Child Care Professional Development, Roles and Responsibilities in Child Care Supporting Children's Play and Learning The Development and Care of Babies and Young Children Under Three Years Providing Support for Children with Disabilities or Special Educational Needs

Entry requirements

No entry requirments.

Future opportunities

The qualification will give you the knowledge, understanding and competency needed when considering entering employment in the children's care sector. You will gain a grounding in the essential skills and broad fundamentals crucial to this area of study, giving you the opportunity to build on these afterwards by undertaking another Level 2 qualification, or to progress to a qualification at Level 3, or to enter into your first job within the sector.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Therfield School directly.

Last updated date: 26 May 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year