Who is it suitable for?
Anyone who wishes to understand the basics of caring for babies and children, to allow them to successfully undertake the role of a babysitter.
What are the entry requirements?
You should be at least 14 years old.
How many credits are required to complete the course?
The Award requires 6 credits.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed by your tutor or assessor, using a range of methods.
This could include tasks set by CACHE, course work or methods such as oral questioning.
Do I need to be working to take this qualification?
No, as this is a knowledge-only qualification.
How long does this course take to complete?
You can usually complete the Award in less than 6 months.
What qualification can I progress onto?
CACHE Level 2 Certificate Introducing Caring for Children and Young People.
Which type of job role can I apply for when I complete this qualification?
This qualification does not qualify you to work but does support you in preparing for your 'next step' either in training or moving towards work.