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Childcare Introduction CACHE Level 2 Certificate at Oaklands College

Course description

Throughout the course you will study health and safety, child development, equality and diversity, safeguarding and play and aspects that will support practical development in an Early Years setting.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at Grade D or above including English or a Level 1 Certificate in a related subject. You will also need to obtain an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS) to participate in work placements. Previous experience of working/volunteering with children is helpful but not essential.

Financial information

It is recommended that you purchase the following textbook to support you to be successful on your course, the details are;
Title: CACHE Level 2 Introduction to Early Years Education and Care
Author: Carolyn Meggitt
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 1471809277

16-18 years old, no tuition fees apply to Full Time courses and fees subject to confirmation. Additional costs applicable to BHS courses.

Future opportunities

Progress to level 3 Diploma in childcare if you have a GCSE grade C in maths and English, gain employment in a nursery as a nursery assistant, become a mothers help or a nanny working in the child's home

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Oaklands College directly.

Last updated date: 09 September 2016
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