This course will provide an introduction to caring for children and help develop the skills and knowledge learners need to care for children. Learners will cover topics such as communicating with children, engaging children through activities, supporting learning and planning for the care of children’s physical and emotional needs.
The Level 1 Award in Caring for Children is suitable for anyone wanting to gain knowledge and skills in caring for children. Once you’ve completed the course you could advance to the Level 2 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner or Intermediate Apprenticeship.
Starting online: Thursday 16th September 2021
Starting at Whitley Children’s Centre: Thursday 13th January 2022 and Wednesday 27th April 2022
Course fee: This course may be free of charge depending on your personal circumstances. Please contact us.
Please note, a creche maybe available at Whitley Children’s Centre for learners with children. You can apply for help with Childcare cost