Kick-start you career with working with children, from home!
CACHE (The Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education) qualifications specialise in the care and education sector and are the leading industry specialists. This course has been developed by experts, which ensures everything that employers need is covered.
As well as providing an excellent knowledge base in caring for children, this Level 1 CACHE course is ideal for:
The CACHE Level 1 Award in Caring for Children course enables you to:
What's more, you will now also gain FREE access to the CACHE Alumni for 1 year on completion of your course.
(F/601/3408, Unit Level: 2, GLH: 18 hours; Credits: 2)
(H/602/2389, Unit Level: 1, GLH: 27 hours; Credits: 3)
(M/601/0116, Unit Level: 1, GLH: 18 hours; Credits: 2)
(A/504/0211, Unit Level: 1, GLH: 27 hours; Credits: 3)
This course is assessed by a series of assignments which are submitted to your tutor for marking. No external examination is required, so you can complete all assessed work from home.
This course will take approximately 80-90 hours to complete. Students will receive a full year to complete the course, which is a lot more time than you will need. This allows you to work at your own pace, without the pressure of tight deadlines.
On completion of your studies, you will also gain access to the CACHE Alumni for up to 1 year. CACHE Alumni is a Professional Membership Network for those who work in the CACHE Sector, providing valuable resources and advice for professionals with a CACHE qualification.
You will study this course by distance learning, which will enable you to learn when and where you want. You can study from home or at work; it is completely up to you. All your materials will be posted or emailed to you online, whichever you choose. You will also receive our tutor support by email, so help is only a click away!
Upon successful completion of the course you will achieve a CACHE Level 1 Award in Caring for Children. This is a nationally recognised qualification in accordance with the QCF (Qualifications and Credit Framework) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The qualification reference number for this award is 500/9010/0.
This Award is worth 10 credits, which means it will count as 10 credits towards the Level 1 Certificate (36 credits) and Diploma (37 credits) in Caring for Children if you wish to progress further.
CACHE stands for the Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education, and is a leading specialist Awarding Organisation for the children and adult care and education sectors.
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification; however you must be at least 14 years of age.
You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. It is truly flexible and is designed to be adaptable around your lifestyle and other commitments.
You do not need to be working to enrol onto this course as this is a knowledge only qualification.
No. Everything you need is included in the price!
You will send your work to your personal course tutor for them to mark and return to you. On successful completion of the course you will be awarded your Level 1 Award in Caring for Children certification.
We offer a course replacement service which ensures that, if your course pack is lost or damaged throughout the duration of your studies, we can issue you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee. This is available by calling our Student Support team on 03300 563100.
For further information please contact us.
The level 1 award in caring for children is excellent. It's a hard course to achieve a qualification in, but this course is great.