Level 2 Certificate Introducing Caring Children
Who is it suitable for?
Young people in schools or colleges.
What are the entry requirements?
You should be at least 14 years old. We do not set any other entry requirements.
How many credits are required to complete it?
The Certificate requires 16 credits.
How is it assessed?
It will be assessed by your Tutor or Assessor using a range of methods. This could include tasks, course work or methods such as oral questioning.
Do you need to be working to take the qualification?
No, as this is a knowledge-only qualification.
How long does it take to complete?
You can usually complete it in a year or less.
What related qualifications can you progress to?
The Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce or the Level 2 Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education and Care.
It does not qualify you to work but does support you in preparing for your 'next steps' either in training or moving towards work.