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Introducing Caring for Children & Young People - CACHE Level 2 Certificate (RQF) Course

Distance Learning Courses Limited


What will I learn?

The Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People course is an introductory childcare course leading to a qualification designed for students with little or no previous knowledge or experience of the sector, but who feel that they can study at above the level 1 standard.

It is a full national qualification that could be suitable as a piece of initial training to someone working in a supervised caring capacity, or as a way of boosting one's CV. Childcare is a competitive industry and anyone holding a QCF listed qualification will possess an invaluable advantage over other job applicants.

This Course Includes the Following 5 Units:-

Unit 1 - Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people (3 Credits)
Unit 2 -CFC 9: Respecting and valuing children (2 Credits)
Unit 3 - Importance of play for early learning (6 Credits)
Unit 4 - Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet (3 Credits)
Unit 5 - Accident prevention and fire safety when babysitting (2 Credits)

Students can register at any time and have a full year to complete their studies. You also have access to a personal tutor by mail or email for a 12 month period. As the course is self-study you can complete in as little or as long a time as you prefer.

The course contains a number of Tutor Marked Assignments (TMAs) which your tutor will mark and give you valuable feedback on.

On successful completion on this course students will receive an accredited Level 2 QCF Certificate Qualification with 16 Credits.

What do I need to know?

There is no previous learning knowledge or experience required to take this course.

Awarding Body

Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education

Course info


Nationally recognised qualification

Study Hours

180 Hours

Study mode




Total time for completion

12 Months

Who runs this course?



Distance Learning Courses Limited (t/a Distance Learning Centre ) is a leading supplier of distance learning courses in the UK and offer more than 250 distance learning courses covering a wide variety of subjects ranging from teaching assistant courses and health care courses to web design courses and A Level courses which you can study at your own pace from home or work. Our experienced staff are dedicated to the success of our students and will offer invaluable support every step of the way. Advantages of Distance Learning There are many advantages to Distance Learning, but the main advantages have to be cost and flexibility. With Distance Learning there is no need to attend a classroom

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