The course : CACHE Level 3 Award in Preparing to Work in Home Based Childcare (QCF)
The fee for CACHE Level 3 Award in Preparing to Work in Home Based Childcare (QCF) is £355 if you pay for the course upfront. We have an instalment option available which will include payments of £40 for 10 months.
The CACHE Level 3 Award in Preparing to Work in Home Based Childcare (QCF)
The CACHE Level 3 Award in Preparing to Work in Home Based Childcare (QCF) offers a great combination of theoretical knowledge and practical advice on how to set up one’s own childminding business in the home setting. Moreover, this course advances the learner’s knowledge on themes relating to physical, emotional and developmental needs of children aged 0 – 7.
Incorporating a balance of self-study, online tutoring and assessing will enable the learner to successfully submit all the assignments and finish the course within 8 weeks. Completing the CACHE Level 3 Award will help the learner build up their professional portfolio and enhance their employment opportunities in the private childcare sector.
This qualification has been developed in collaboration with the Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years (PACEY).
The course consists of 2 units: Unit 1 provides learners with the knowledge required to work with children in a home based childcare setting whilst Unit 2 prepares learners to set up a home based childcare business.
For more details on whether the course if right for you please phone 020 3551 9373 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The qualification is suitable for learners wishing to work as:
- Childminding assistants
- Au pairs
- Other childcarers in home based settings
Learners should be 16 years old or over and have at least 1 year experience of working in a childcare setting.
- Accredited by CACHE (The Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education)
- 2 awards, one from CACHE to show learners they have passed required credits and one from HATA stating the level they passed at
- Credit value: 6
- It can take up to 2 weeks for HATA to receive the certificate from CACHE – once we receive it, we will send it to you by post
This is a Distance Learning Course.
In order to gain this qualification the learner is expected to submit written assignments
To complete the course all assignments must be submitted to HATA a maximum of 12 weeks after the start date, which can be submitted in person, sent by post or email
This is a knowledge-based qualification therefore no specific work placements are required. However, HATA recommends that the learner already works in early years settings (private home, crèche, nursery etc.) as that will help them use their professional experience when studying theoretical units of this course
The fee for CACHE Level 3 Award in Preparing to Work in Home Based Childcare (QCF) is £355 if you pay for the course upfront.
We can also offer an easy payment scheme of £40 for 10 months (total cost £400).
HATA provides course materials for the course which are included in the price.
1.1 Understand current legislation and regulation in relation to home based childcare
1.2 Understand how to establish a safe and healthy home based childcare environment for children
1.3 Understand how to support the safeguarding, protection and welfare of children
1.4 Understand how to promote equality, diversity and inclusion
2.1 Understand how day-to-day care routines promote children’s well-being
2.2 Understand how to work in partnership to support children’s outcomes
2.3 Understand children’s learning and behaviour in relation to sequence, rate and stage of development
2.4 Understand the value of play in promoting children’s learning and development
2.5 Understand the role of observation in promoting children’s learning and development
3.1 Understand how to lead and manage a home based childcare setting
3.2 Understand how to comply with financial and taxation requirements when setting up a home based childcare setting
3.3 Understand how to create a business plan
3.4 Understand how to register with the appropriate regulatory body
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