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CACHE L3 Childcare and education at Walker Technology College

Course description

Why study this course?

The course enables the student to build upon their prior knowledge of childcare and the industry. Choose this course if you have an interest in children or childcare. If you want to work in a nursery or possible a school; it would be suitable for students looking to have careers in teaching, teaching assistants or nursery workers.

What topics will I learn about?

You will learn a variety of topics such as: development from conception to age 16 years, supporting children, keeping children safe and the role of the practitioner when working with children are just a few of the topics that you will cover within the course. You will also spend time within a variety of childcare placements; allowing you to develop your skills and knowledge within the childcare setting

Entry requirements

This is down to the discretion of Head of Sixth Form; however a prior knowledge and passion for the subject would be beneficial. You must also be at least 16 years old.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 06 August 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years