Course: NCFE CACHE Level 1 in Introduction to Health, Social Care and Children's and Young People's Settings

Department: Health and Social Care and Childcare

Type: 16+

Duration: One year

The Course

This course will provide an opportunity for you to sample both Health and Social Care and Childcare. You will then be able to progress on to your favoured vocation with greater confidence, allowing you to gain the knowledge, understanding and skills required to progress on to Level 2 or for employment in your chosen sector.

What You Study

  • Introduction to the caring sectors
  • Health and social care needs
  • Personal care in health and social care
  • Principles and values
  • Human growth and development
  • Development of children and young people through play
  • Communication with adults and children in health and social care
  • English and Maths, as required.

How To Apply

Apply online or through the Common Application Process.

Entry Requirements

A passion for the subject and one satisfactory reference is needed.

Lucy Brown

BTEC Level 3 in Children’s Play, Learning and Development (Early Years Educator)

Lucy manages to hold down two jobs, working as an early years educator at a local nursery and also as a waitress, as well as her studies as she pursues her dream career working with children.