Child Care, Learning & Development OCN Level 3
This programme is designed for people who wish to gain an understanding of principles and practice of Child care and who are seeking to work in the sectors of childminding, nannying, babysitting and related occupations. The programme covers not only the care of children but also providing for children's development and learning needs through to age 11.
The course consists of the modules listed below:
Unit 1 Principles and values underpinning work with children and the protection and promotion of children’s rights
1.1 principles and values in the sector
1.2 children’s rights and legislation
1.3 child protection
1.4 personal Development
Unit 2 The provision of healthy, safe and secure environments for children
2.1 health and safety
2.2 risk assessment
2.3 emergencies, illness and accidents
2.4 employment rights and responsibilities
Unit 3 The provision of effective and high quality childcare environments
3.1 caring for the disabled child
3.2 physical care of children
3.3 quality of childcare environments
3.4 data protection
Unit 4 Promoting child and young person development
4.1 child and young person development4.2 supporting transitions
4.3 multi-agency working
4.4 managing the child-care settingUnit
Unit 5 Promoting learning within early education frameworks
5.1 promoting learning
5.2 early education frameworks
5.3 purpose and role of learning and development of young people
5.4 assessing and recording achievement
Students may study over any timescale of up to one year. To complete the course will take in the region of 150 hours of study.
Your study pack contains everything required to complete your course and no further purchases are necessary.
· Comprehensive study notes for each course unit
· Self-assessment activities
· Tutor support
· Assignment marking & feedback
· OCN Validation
This course is assessed through a series of tutor marked assignments.
This course is validated by OCNNWR and provides 15 credits. These can be accumulated with other course or unit credits over a period of time which can lead to an accredited qualification.
The course is provided by Study House which is a recognised centre for courses validated by OCNNWR.
OCNNWR provides validated courses through its provider organisations which must meet robust quality assurance standards. It is a licenced member of NOCN which is an approved awarding body licenced by QCA to offer accredited qualifications.
Students receive tutor support for a full one year from registration plus unlimited access to the student helpline during working hours.