What does the qualification cover?
This qualiﬁcation is designed to build the knowledge and skills needed when working with children and young people from birth to 19 years.
It incorporates all the units from the Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (QCF) which means it meets the requirements needed to work in the Children and Young People’s Workforce. In addition there are extended units which assess, build and develop the higher level skills required to study effectively and successfully in higher education.
If you have already completed the Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce you would only need to complete the additional units and assignments to gain the full qualification.
Who is it suitable for?
Anyone who works or wants to work at a supervisory level in the children and young people’s workforce or who is looking to go onto take a degree in a related discipline.
What are the entry requirements?
You should be at least 16 years old and it is recommended you have a GCSE in English and Maths. CACHE does not set any other entry requirements but colleges or training providers may have their own guidelines.