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Caring for Children CACHE Entry Level 3/Certificate at Hull College Group

Course description

This qualification encourages an understanding of the knowledge and the skills needed to care for young children.  It will cover children’s growth, learning and development.  The qualification has some activities for young children.

Course content

  • Understanding Play for Early Learning
  • Growth and Development of Young Children
  • Preparation for Work
  • Work Experience
  • Practical Health and Safety when with Young Children

Entry requirements

Suitable initial assessment. References, Clean Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS).


The units are assessed in many different ways and the work is often hands on and practical.

Future opportunities

Level 1 Award/Certificate in Caring for Children. 

This qualification does not qualify you to work but does support you in preparing for your ‘next steps’ either in training or moving towards work.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 20 April 2016

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      We want you to enjoy your time at Hull College and to help you make the most of your study time and free time too. Students are able to take part in a wide range of social and recreational activities for our students to participate in when they are not studying, as well as discounts, competitions and give-aways. The College is also fortunate to have an active Student Union which hosts an annual ‘Freshers’ Fair’ for students at the beginning of the Autumn term and organises social events throughout the year.

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