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CACHE Certificate in Early Years Education and Care, C2

Length of course: one or two years

Course criteria

Level 3: Grade C/4 or above in GCSE English Language. Grade D/3 or above in GCSE Maths. 
Level 2: Grade D/3 in GCSE English and Maths. 

You will also require a satisfactory DBS check. 

Courses available:

CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Childcare and Education - Length of course: two years 
CACHE Level 2 Introduction in Childcare and Education - Length of course: one year

Why study CACHE Childcare & Education?

This is a vocational course for students who want to work with children. These courses will develop your understanding of childcare and education in this sector.

What do I study?

From children?s health and wellbeing to play and learning, no matter which course level is appropriate for you, you will learn how to respect and value individuals, plan creative activities and learn about what makes a safe environment for different groups of people. Our courses will enable you to explore a range of units relating to childcare as well as take part in relevant work experience in a variety of childcare settings; perfect if you enjoy working with people and looking after others. 

The qualifications consist of exams and coursework. Work experience is also compulsory.

Where next?

- Become a Day Nursery Practitioner, Home-based Childcare Support or a Pre-school Worker 
- Go on to complete a Childcare Apprenticeship at the College 
- Progress on to our Foundation Degree in Early Years or BA (Hons) Education Studies and Early Years

Go to university to study a related course, including Primary Education and Education Studies which can lead to teaching.

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