Find out more about the courses and levels offered at City and Islington College
This qualification is designed to stimulate interest and encourage your understanding of the childcare skills and knowledge needed to care for young children.
Topics covered can include:
You do not need to have any previous qualifications.
You will need:
All applicants must have an interview and assessment to confirm that the course is suitable for them.
The course is assessed throughout the year and with an end-of-course portfolio.
If you will be aged 16, 17 or 18 on 31 August in the year you begin your course, and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, it will be free. Some courses will have other costs associated, such as for materials and trips. Many of our students are eligible for financial support when studying at college – please click here for more information.
This course will help you to move on to higher level courses, such as a Level 1 qualification or an apprenticeship.