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Certificate in Skills for Childcare (QCF)

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care

What will you be working towards?

Code NFC00037
Qualification Type Certificate of Attendance
Qualification Level Level 1


This programme will provide you with a broad introduction to the childcare sector, equipping you with underpinning knowledge and skills specific to the sector alongside a range of transferable employability skills. This course is designed to support progression to further learning and ultimately employment in childcare or other related sectors.


Units you may study include: Physical development of young children Healthy eating for families Communication within a childcare setting Preparing for work placement, there is no mandatory work placement, however work experience will be part of the course Preparing for an interview Working as a team Employability skills

How will it be delivered?

100% Assessment - Coursework

Entry requirements

Ideally at least 4 GCSEs or an Entry Level 3 qualification, but this is subject to discussion at your interview. If you haven't already achieved a GCSE grade 5 or grade C in English or Maths, then you will study either GCSE or Functional Skills English or Maths alongside your other qualifications. Acceptance to the programme will be subject to a DBS check.


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