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This qualification will typically take 3-5 weeks to complete

To achieve this qualification the learner must complete a minimum of 9 credits, which will include a range of units.

The purpose of this qualification is to provide learners with the basic skills needed to care for children. The qualification is part of Foundation Learning (FL) and will support learners to develop an awareness of parenting skills and supporting children’s basic care needs.

The qualification can support learners who wish to pursue a career in childcare. Although it will not qualify the learner to access employment directly, it will support preparation next steps, either in training or moving towards work.

Evidence produced for the qualification will be internally assessed by your assigned course tutor.

This course can be delivered using a blended learning approach. This will give you flexibility to direct your own online learning. You will be assigned a tutor to provide support and guidance including face to face if desired. As well as having access to resources and collaboration tools to assist your learning.