Level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare

Course Level: Level 3

Delivery: Apprenticeship & Learner Loan

Study mode: Full Time

Timescale: 17 – 20 Months

Course overview:

This qualification is designed for residential childcare workers within children and young people’s residential childcare services. Learners undertaking this qualification will be working with children and young people from birth to 25 years of age. It assesses both knowledge and competence that can be applied across the sector.

This qualification is delivered in the workplace by one of our fully qualified & experienced tutors. Knowledge and competency is assessed through completion of an online portfolio of evidence.

Mandatory Modules: 

  • Child development
  • Support children and young people who have experienced harm
  • Support group living
  • Support attachment and positive relationships
  • Support development of socially aware behaviour
  • Assessment and planning

Optional Modules Including:

  • Schools as organisations
  • Prepare & maintain
  • Learning Environments
  • Support assessment for learning

This Qualification Is Suitable For:

  • Working with children and young people in a residential childcare setting

Funding Options:

Funding is available for these courses through a range of government funding options including apprenticeships and learner loans.

Progression Opportunities:

On successful completion, learners may wish to continue their development with one of the following qualifications:

  • Level 5 Diploma in Leadership & Management For Residential Childcare

How to enrol:

Call: 01782 646346