Child Care Level 3

Open Study College
Online

£339
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Description

Gain new skills and become a more knowledgeable child care provider with this resourceful course from Open Study College! The Child Care Level 3 course will cover a wide variety of essential topics in an in-depth manner. You will learn about health and safety, hygiene, nutrition, intellectual development and effective communication. This course will also include practical information regarding administration of the finances related to child care.

This course is conveniently designed for home study, so you can study whenever and from wherever you would like. The course will take approximately 80-100 hours to complete and will be assessed through a series of written assignments. There is no time limit to complete the requirements, so you can work at your own pace. You'll also have access to friendly, experienced tutors who will guide you every step of the way.

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a level 3 NCFE Award certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 3 on The Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. NCFE is recognised as an Awarding Organisation by the qualification regulators for England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

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Opinions

4.5
Course rating
100%
Recommended
4.7
excellent
Centre rating

Reviews on this course

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Former Student
4.5 01/11/2016
What I would highlight: The course is an awesome learning option for Child Care providers. It gives content and mentor bolster. I have found the journey an exceptionally positive one. The cost is reasonable with different courses and can be paid in portions. Joan
What could be improved: Nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

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Alisan Santos
5.0 01/01/2014
What I would highlight: Learn verbs and grammar
What could be improved: The course earned a 10.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

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Sarah Taylor
5.0 10/01/2017
What I would highlight: I obtained my course materials and made a great start to the programme, everything is set out and explained easily which is always helpful when something is new. My experience yet has been excellent, I've been able to study at my own rythm with help there (if you need it).
What could be improved: 2 weeks to receive back marked work is somewhat a long time but I value that the tutors have a substantial tasks at hand.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Introduction to Counselling Level 2

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Julie Moss
4.0 01/04/2017
What I would highlight: The course and the materials are worth every penny
What could be improved: You don't get much help from the tutor as only heard from once then you just get left so if your stuck you have to try and work out your self. Other than that you can learn at your own pase an achieve something after
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

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Rebecca Kelly
4.0 01/12/2016
What I would highlight: I am obliged to a great lady, Alex. She has helped me all along my course and worth the cost. I really acknowledge the assistance and suggestion.
What could be improved: Nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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Achievements for this centre

2017

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The average rating is higher than 3.5

More than 50 reviews in the last 12 months

This centre has featured on Emagister for 9 years

What you'll learn on the course

Healthy Eating
Nutrition
Hygiene
IT
Literacy
Communication Training
Child care
Language
Exercise
Dietary Requirements
Tax and VAT
Safety Concerns

Course programme

Course Content

Unit 1: Healthy Living

  • What is a 'healthy lifestyle?'
  • Exercise
  • Healthy eating
  • Activities for young children
  • Wellbeing for children and their families

Unit 2: Child Care at Home

  • Documentation required for a home child care business
  • Intellectual development
  • Supervision and travel to destinations away from the child care setting
  • Good health and safety practices indoors and outdoors

Unit 3: Building Positive Relationships

  • Current legal requirements
  • Respecting and valuing individuality
  • How to deal with conflict

Unit 4: Health Promotion and Development

  • Types of foods that should be avoided
  • Special dietary requirements
  • Childhood chronic diseases and how they can affect development
  • Government guidelines on food and nutrition

Unit 5: Administrative Procedures Within the Child Care Setting

  • Data Protection Act
  • Keeping accurate and up-to-date information
  • Methods and systems for recording financial information
  • Tax and VAT
  • Storing data

Unit 6: Development and Learning

  • Using ICT
  • Safety concerns
  • Literacy, language and communication
  • Numeracy, reasoning skills and problem-solving
  • Physical development
  • Personal, social and emotional development
  • Creative development

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