Lambeth College - L2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People
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There are many factors that can impact on children and young people at different stages of their development. It is important to understand what these factors are, as well as the ways in which children and young peoples development can be enhanced through activity and interaction. Throughout this qualification learners will explore how childrens development can be influenced by factors such as nutrition and gain an understanding of the various safeguarding responsibilities of those who care for children and young people. Learners will also discover the importance of activities, play and interaction, and learn how to contribute positively to the development of children and young people at different stages.

This course is split into 5 manageable units:
Unit 1: Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people
Unit 2: Importance of place for early learning
Unit 3: Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet
Unit 4:The value of play to young children
Unit 5: Young childrens development.

Entry Criteria

This course is suitable for anyone currently working with, or intending to work with, children and young people, or anyone who wishes to increase their understanding of care for these age groups. The qualification can also be used to complement a personal or voluntary role working with children and young people.

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    Assessment Method

    Studying via distance learning over approximately a 10-12 week period.
    This means you can choose when and where you study.

    This course is available:
    - Fully Online
    - Paper-based learning with online assessments

    Learning Resources

    Depending on your chosen course there may be materials you will need to have in order to attend your studies. If you have any queries about required materials please check with us when you come in for interview or enrolment.

    Awarding Body

    Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education (Formerly Council for Awards in Children's Care and Education)

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