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Childcare & Education 

Achieving a qualification in Early Years is a great way for new childcare practitioners to become qualified or for existing workers to gain further knowledge for use in their jobs. Browse through our range of childcare courses to find the perfect one to enhance your career.

 

 

  • Behaviour that Challenges

    NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour That Challenges

    There are lots of reasons why someone’s behaviour might be challenging – anxiety, neglect, abuse, learning disabilities, dementia, to mention just a few. If you want to gain a better understanding of challenging behaviour and how to support individuals who display it, this online qualification is a great way to build your knowledge. You will learn about what ‘behaviour that challenges’ means, why some people display this behaviour and the impact it can have. You'll also gain insight into how to support positive behaviour, the importance of communication and how to manage challenging behaviour.

    The course is split into manageable units:

    - What is meant by the term 'behaviour that challenges'?

    - How to recognise changes in individuals that may indicate an episode of challenging behaviour

    - The importance of non-verbal communication

    - How reflection on an incident can assist in managing future behaviour

     Level 2   |   7 weeks   |   Online or Paper-based  |   £99 

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  • Children and Young People's Mental Health

    NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People's Mental Health

    Around 1 in 10 children and young people are affected by mental health problems, so it’s important that people working with them have a good understanding of mental health. If you want to learn about mental health issues to support children and young people that you work with, or those you care for in your own life, this level 2 course is perfect for you. Our fully online course will teach you about supporting children and young people’s mental health and emotional well-being. You will learn about issues facing children and young people like depression, anxiety and conduct disorder, as well as factors that affect their mental health and the impact mental health problems can have on them and their lives.

    The course is split into manageable units:

    - Understand Children and Young People’s Mental Health in Context

    - Understand Factors Which May Affect Children and Young People’s Mental Health

    - Understand Children and Young People’s Mental Health Concerns

    - Understand the Impact of Children and Young People’s Mental Health Concerns

    - Understand how to Support Children and Young People with Mental Health Concerns

     Level 2   |   7 weeks   |   Online or Paper-based  |   £99 

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  • Common Childhood Illnesses

    NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses

    This qualification is great if you're looking to learn more about common childhood illnesses. Whether you look after infants and children as part of your job or in your personal life, this course will give you the knowledge you need to support their development and well-being. As well as learning about common illnesses that occur in childhood, you'll gain insight into providing a safe and healthy environment for babies and children.

    The course is split into manageable units:

    - Understand how to provide a safe and healthy environment for babies and young children

    - Understand common childhood illnesses

    - Understand health emergencies and specific health conditions in an early years setting

     Level 2   |   7 weeks   |   Online or Paper-based  |   £99 

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  • Equality and Diversity

    NCFE Level 2 Award in Equality and Diversity

    Britain is a culturally diverse nation that respects and values the differences in people. Companies are legally required to follow a set of practices to tackle discrimination and ensure equality for their employees. If you want to learn about equality and diversity in different contexts, this course will give you a great understanding of the different issues affecting equality and diversity in society today. You will gain an insight into the wide-ranging legislation that's needed to create a workplace centred on fairness, dignity and respect.

    The course is split into manageable units:

    - Learn the importance of equality and diversity within different contexts

    - Gain an understanding of the different issues affecting equality and diversity in today’s society

     Level 2   |   7 weeks   |   Online or Paper-based  |   £99 

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  • Team Leading

    NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading

    Strong team leadership is essential for providing guidance, direction and instruction within a group and inevitably leads to more effective teamwork and more motivated employees. Being able to manage a team effectively is critical in the current job market, where employee productivity and team outcomes are closely monitored.

    The course is split into manageable units:

    - Principles of team leading

    - Understand business

    - Understand how to communicate work-related information

    - Understand how to deliver customer service and resolve problems

    - Understand how to develop working relationships with colleagues

    - Introduction to coaching

    - Introduction to mentoring

    - Understand personal development

     Level 2   |   7 weeks   |   Online or Paper-based  |   £99 

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  • Understanding Autism

    NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism

    There are around 700,000 autistic people in the UK – more than 1 in every 100. If you work with autistic people, or if someone you know is autistic, this course is a great way to increase your knowledge about the condition. On this Autism course you will learn about how it can affect the ways people communicate, interact and process information. You'll learn how to support autistic people to live healthy, fulfilled lives.

    The course is split into manageable units:

    - Learn how autistic people process sensory information

    - Understand the characteristics that may be present in autistic individuals

    - Understand the conditions that commonly occur with autism

    - Learn the common misconceptions surrounding autism

    - Learn how speech, language and communication may differ in autistic people

    - Recognise how legislation and guidance underpins support

     Level 2   |   7 weeks   |   Online or Paper-based  |   £99 

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  • Working with individuals with Learning Disabilities

    NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities

    Around 1.5 million people in the UK have a learning disability. If you work with people with learning disabilities, or are interesting in starting in the sector, it's essential you have a good understanding of the signs and symptoms of different health conditions, as well as knowledge of legislation and the healthcare system. This level 2 course will ensure your knowledge is up to date and is primarily for those within healthcare and social care but may also be useful to those working in education or housing support roles.

    The course is split into manageable units:

    - Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities

    - Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care

    - Introduction to personalisation in social care Knowledge

    - Principles of positive risk-taking for individuals with disabilities

    - Introductory awareness of autistic spectrum conditions

    - Principles of supporting individuals with a learning disability to access healthcare

     Level 2   |   7 weeks   |   Online or Paper-based  |   £99 

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  • Eligibility Criteria

    • Aged 19+ (born before 01/09/2001)
    • If under 24 you must hold a FULL level 2 qualification
    • Lived in the UK continuously for 3 years
    • Not to have completed the course before
    • Not already be completing a distance learning course with us, or any other training provider
    • Not live in an area of the UK with a devolved government (this will be checked by our team upon application)

    These courses are only available to be completed online.
  • How to Enrol

    It’s simple. Just click the ‘apply button’ on the course you are interested in and follow the instructions on the application form and submit. We will then send you on online enrolment link and payment form. Once this is received your online course joining instructions and work books will be sent out to you and you can start your course immediately.

    If you are an employer looking to enrol employees, just click on the “apply button” complete the application form with details of your employees and payment method. Once this is received a member of our Business Development Team will be in touch to complete the enrolment process with you and start your employees on their chosen course.


  • Fees & Funding

    Online Courses
    Our online courses start from as little as £99. Once you have applied, we will send you enrolment information, including a secure payment link.

    Healthtec Courses
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    CSCS Courses
    All off our CSCS courses can be booked directly through our Online Store.

    Funding is not available for any of our Adult Learner Courses

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