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Childminding Level 3

Oxbridge Home Learning

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Important information

Typology Vocational qualification
Methodology Online
Class hours 120h
Duration 6 Months
Start Different dates available
  • Vocational qualification
  • Online
  • 120h
  • Duration:
    6 Months
  • Start:
    Different dates available

Do you love children and like the idea of working from home? This career course could be perfect for you. As a Childminder you would look after children in your own home, so minded children benefit from being in a family environment.

When entering the childcare industry, there are a few mandatory elements that you will have to secure before practicing. They are neither difficult to obtain or time consuming:

- Undertake a First Aid qualification, which only takes one day to complete and can be attained through your local St John's Ambulance Brigade at a low price.


Where and when

Starts Location
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Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

Childminding is a very rewarding and important role. Ensure that the children you are looking after are secure and safe, warm and well fed Plan, prepare and serve varied nutritious meals Offer the children you care for a happy and inspirational home-based professional care and learning environment in line with their parents wishes. Change nappies and make up bottles for babies

· Who is it intended for?

Childminding offers fantastic career opportunities - from making a difference to a child's life, to being your own boss and working from home. With experience you could become a network coordinator, supporting other local childminders, or a tutor on childminding courses. A love of children and a commitment to giving them high standards of care, patience, a sense of humour and a caring nature will be essential. This course is suitable for any individual who has contact with children in any capacity, you can become a better parent, teacher, carer with the knowledge from this course. With relevant qualifications you can move into a related job such as a nursery worker, playworker, community play leader or teaching assistant.

· Requirements

You don't need any prior skills in the subject area to start this course.

· Qualification

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course).


R. Erardi-Clarke
What I would highlight The service I received from Oxbridge has been excellent, each person I spoke to was friendly and knowledgeable. I recommend them!

What could be improved All OK.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
Brian Smith
What I would highlight I finished my course shockingly rapidly, in around 10 weeks. Guide was awesome and online access was valuable, I even contemplated while I was abroad.

What could be improved N/A.

Would you recommend this course? Yes.
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

What you'll learn on the course

Child Development
Child Protection
Legal Responsibilities
Nursery worker

Course programme

  • Module 1: The key features of child development and developmental needs of children 0-8 years
  • Module 2: Providing for children’s physical need
  • Module 3: Learning through play for child development
  • Module 4: Stages of behaviour in children
  • Module 5: Equality, diversity and child protection issues
  • Module 6: The legal responsibilities of the childminder
  • Module 7: How to promote positive working relationships


Each unit is followed by a written tutor marked assignment (TMA), which is submitted and then marked by your tutor. You will not be required to take an external exam.

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