This course is aimed at those looking to develop life skills as well as those who are thinking of working in childcare, covering caring for children from birth to 5 years 11 months. You will gain the skills and experience needed to care for a child, as well as personal development skills and knowledge about the development and growth of babies and young children.
Topics covered can include:
- The value of a healthy lifestyle and diet
- Communication and learning
- Aspects of play
- The importance of building children’s confidence
- Human lifespan from birth to the elderly
What will I need?
You do not need to have any previous qualifications.
All applicants must have an interview to confirm that the course is suitable for them.
How will I be assessed?
The course is assessed throughout the year and with an end-of-course portfolio, with 150 hours of work experience.