Parents to be (0400)

Last Updated: 11 Nov 2016
These qualifications are designed to provide young people with the skills and knowledge needed for caring for a baby. Learners will also have the opportunity to cover areas such as searching and applying for job, preparing for an interview and career progression.
These are ideal for young people expecting a child or interested in developing their parenting skills.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland

Interested in delivering this qualification?

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

You'll cover things like:   

  •     Antenatal care
  •     Healthy lifestyles for parenting
  •     Healthy eating for children
  •     Rights and responsibilities of parents
  •     Keeping children safe and well.

You will also be able to select topics around Employability, such as searching and applying for a job and preparing for interviews.

You will learn in the classroom and complete practical tests and assignments for assessment.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

A qualification in parents to be could lead to a career in childcare.

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

To deliver these qualifications you will need suitably qualified staff to carry out training and assessment.

You will also need suitable facilities to carry out the required training to enable learners to achieve industry standards.

To find all the requirements for assessment and delivery, download the handbooks from the centre documents section.

Anyone can take this qualification, but you must make sure all your learners can access the resources they need to complete it.

Entry 3

Entry Level Award for Parents to be (0400-01)

Last Registration Date: 31 Oct 2017

Entry Level Award for Parents to be (Entry 3)

  • Accreditation No: 600/4557/7 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 6 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 60 - 60 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/10/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 1

You will learn in the classroom and complete practical tests and assignments for assessment.

For a full list of units, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

A qualification in parents to be could lead to a career in childcare.

Level 1 Award for Parents to be (0400-02)

Last Registration Date: 31 Oct 2017

Level 1 Award for Parents to be

  • Accreditation No: 600/4579/6 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 10 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 100 - 100 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/10/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 1 Award in Parenting (0400-03)

Last Registration Date: 31 Oct 2017

Level 1 Award in Parenting

  • Accreditation No: 600/4558/9 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 8 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 80 - 80 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/10/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 1 Certificate for Parents to be and in Parenting (0400-04)

Last Registration Date: 31 Oct 2017

Level 1 Certificate for Parents to be and in Parenting

  • Accreditation No: 600/4559/0 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 13 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 130 - 130 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/10/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Here you can find all documents related to this suite of qualifications.

By clicking on the section headings below, you can access a variety of documents such as the qualification handbooks and assessment materials, Statements of Purpose, and recognition letters from industry and employers.

Some documents may be password protected. Passwords can be retrieved by logging in to WalledGarden.com and visiting the Administration section of the relevant qualification catalogue page.

Interested in delivering this qualification?

Find out more about how to become an approved City & Guilds centre or fill out our online customer application form