Online Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children & Young People Frequently Asked Questions:

How do I study the course? Online.
Where can I study from? UK or Internationally.
Are there entry requirements? Aged 16 or above with good understanding of English, numeracy and ICT.
What qualification do I get? An ncfe cache Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children & Young People.
What can I do with the qualification? Gain entry to higher level courses, or begin working in the sector at entry level.
When can I enrol? At any time.
How long is the course? You have up to one year (365 days) to complete the course. 30 guided study hours in total.

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The Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People is a vital course for anyone looking to start a career in childcare. From parents to childcare workers, it is important be have a clear understanding on the emotional and developmental aspects of children and young people. The study of this Level 2 course will enable the student to gain a solid foundation understanding of all of the important aspects of caring for children and young people as a career.

The Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People course will focus on five modules of study as follows:

  • Safeguarding the Welfare of Children and Young People [K/601/3323].
  • The Importance of Play for Early Learning [T/504/0210].
  • Using Food and Nutrition Information to Plan a Healthy Diet [M/601/2545].
  • Young Children’s Development [R/502/6959].
  • Accident Prevention and Fire Safety When Babysitting [L/502/6961].

The course will be assessed by submission of completed assessments to your course tutor and students are expected to achieve a minimum of 16 credits for the Certificate. Of which, 9 credits must be achieved at level 2 and a further 7 credits must be achieved at either level 1 or 2.

To achieve this qualification, learners must complete 2 mandatory units.

This course is accredited by:

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CACHE are continually investing in high quality qualifications for the care and education industry, making them the UK’s leading sector specialist. Developed by experts, CACHE qualifications help millions of learners to raise professional standards across the sector. As a result, CACHE has gained a deserved reputation for excellence and leadership.

NCFE is a national Awarding Organisation, passionate about designing, developing and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards. These qualifications contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals. Last year alone, over 340,000 learners from over 2,000 colleges, schools and training organisations chose NCFE as the Awarding Organisation to help them move their careers forward.