How do I study the course? Online.
Where can I study from? UK or Internationally.
Are there entry requirements? Aged 19 or above with good understanding of English, numeracy and ICT.
What qualification do I get? ncfe cache Level 3 Award in Preparing to Work in Home Based Childcare.
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. 50 guided study hours in total.
The NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Preparing to Work in Home Based Childcare is designed for individuals thinking of setting up a home based childcare business or want to work as a nanny and au pair. With the increase in the number of women going out to work, the childcare industry has seen a dramatic demand in the past few years. Parents look for professional, well trained individuals to look after their kids in their absence. They also prefer someone who can monitor the development and other aspects of a child based on the age while tending to their needs. It is the ideal career choice for individuals who love working with children and do not want to commit to the 9-5 corporate schedule.
The NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Preparing to Work in Home Based Childcare course will guide learners on how to set-up a home-based childcare by acquiring the necessary formal to legal steps and fundamental basics. Build your knowledge on the importance of proper childcare and how to monitor the development and growth of children. Examine the impact of proper childcare in child development. You will also get to explore the different approaches of childcare based on the age of the children to further solidify your knowledge. On the successful completion of this course, you will have gained fantastic knowledge on setting up a home-based childcare business and how to progress within the industry.
This course is split into 2 modules of study:
- Preparing To Work As A Home Based Childcarer [H/506/4745].
- 1.1 Legislation Relating To Safeguarding, Protection and Welfare of Children.
- 1.2 Identifying Possible Risks in the Setting.
- 1.3 Managing Childrens with Allergies.
- 1.4 Types, Signs and Symptoms of Child Abuse.
- 1.5 Physical Care Routines for Babies and Children.
- 1.6 Working In Partnership with Parents & Carers.
- 1.7 Planning For Play to Support Children’s Learning and Development.
- 1.8 Types of Play.
- Preparing To Set Up Home Based Childcare Business [K/506/4746].
To complete the course, students are expected to successfully complete the end of unit assessments marked by their course tutor.
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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.