CACHE Certificate in Caring for a Child/Children Level Entry

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Health, Care & Early Years



Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Full Time


City of Newport Campus

Start Date

Start Date
02 September 2020

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

No formal entry qualifications.

In a nutshell

You’ll look at all parental responsibilities, antenatal care and all aspects of caring for a child to the age of two years. You’ll also study essential skills qualifications and follow a full tutorial and enrichment programme.

This course is for you if...

... You don’t have any formal qualifications
... You want an entry level course in the childcare sector
... You have a keen interest in a childcare career

What will I be doing?

This course provides you with an opportunity to develop basic skills in caring for children, which can be used as a basis for further training.

You’ll be assessed through assignments and on completion you’ll achieve:

  • Entry Level 3 Award Caring for Children
  • Entry Level 3 Certificate in Vocational Studies
  • Entry Level 3 Certificate in Personal and Social Development
  • Additional relevant qualifications to broaden your skill set

What is expected of me?

There are no formal entry requirements but full commitment to attendance is required, as is respect for others, enthusiasm for the subject, self-motivation and a passion for the care industry. You’ll be continually assessed and there is an expectation that you’ll continue your studies and coursework during your own time.

What comes next?

Level 1 course in childcare or a related area of study.

Additional information

All learners will have to have a satisfactory DBS check

Where can I study CACHE Certificate in Caring for a Child/Children Level Entry?

City of Newport Campus
(Full Time)
Start Date: 02 September 2020

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Call 01495 333 777 to speak to our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change

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