Course Overview

Course Overview
This course is for those interested in pursuing a career in working with children. Prosp Overview
You will need to be working at Level 1 English Skills to meet the demands of the course, have a good degree of ICT skills and access to the internet to be able to use Moodle (Lifelong Learning’s virtual learning platform). Prosp Req
You will be required to complete assignments on-line (Moodle) which will be reviewed by your tutor to ensure all performance criteria have been met. There are no exams, certification is gained through completion of assignments to the required standard. Prosp Assess
The course consists of 5 mandatory units:
• Unit 1 – encouraging children to eat healthily
• Unit 2 – create a safe environment for young children
• Unit 3 – working in a team
• Unit 4 – contribute to equality of opportunity in support of young children’s development.
• Unit 5 – provide a rang of appropriate play activities for young children

Prosp Content
We offer a range of complementary courses with and without a qualification to support your development.

Your tutor will discuss your next steps with you. You will also have access to a Careers Adviser from National Careers Service.

Prosp Progression
3.00 hrs per wk
22 weeks