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CACHE Level 3 Technical Award, Certificate and Diploma in Childcare and Education
The Technical Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education (Early Years Educator) will enable you to gain the knowledge and experience which will allow you to work with children from birth to 5 years.

The course consists of the fourteen units below and two controlled assessments:

  1. Child development from conception to seven years.
  2. Children’s health and well-being
  3. Providing safe environments for children.
  4. Child health
  5. Play and learning
  6. Understanding children’s additional needs
  7. Observation, assessment and planning
  8. Supporting emergent literacy
  9. Supporting emergent mathematics
  10. Preparing for school readiness
  11. International perspectives
  12. Reflective practice for professional development
  13. Professional partnerships in early years
  14. Professional Practice Portfolio

You will also be required to attend work placement covering a variety of ages.

Progression
The Technical Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education enables you to enter the workforce as an Early Years Educator or access Higher Education to continue your studies. Various job roles include:

  • Early year’s educator.
  • Practitioner in day nurseries, nursey schools and reception classes.
  • Preschool worker.
  • Home based childminder
  • Nanny

Recommended Reading:
Course books are required, which can be borrowed for a whole year from the library.

If you have any questions about our courses please contact the Admissions team on 0800 3892 947 or via e-mail to info@bsix.ac.uk and we will arrange for a curriculum specialist to respond to your enquiry
Teachers

There are two full time- teachers in the Childcare department who teach on the course. Each member of the team is an outstanding teacher and has extensive industry experience.