About these qualifications
Get started in a childcare career with the Award or Certificate in Caring for Children.
These qualifications help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to care for children. You'll cover topics like communicating with children, engaging children through activities, supporting learning and planning for the care of children's physical and emotional needs.
Who are they for
These introductory qualifications are for anyone thinking about starting a career in childcare. You'll likely need short-term access to work experience or a volunteer placement. You may be a young learner (under 16) or an adult.
Available in following countries
- Northern Ireland