Course title: Childminding Level 3
Course description: If you are interested in Childminding, this course is for you. You will develop your knowledge and understanding of setting up a home based childcare setting as a registered childminder. Topics will include current legislation and regulations in relation to home based childcare, how day to day care routine promotes children’s well-being.
This Level 1 Certificate is accredited by NCFE and consists of the following units:
Unit 1 Preparing to work as a home based childcare
Understand current legislation and regulations in relation to home based childcare
Understand how to establish a safe and health home based childcare environment for children
Understand how to support the safeguarding, protection and welfare of children
Understand how to promote equality, diversity and inclusion
Understand how day to day care routine promotes children’s well-being
Understand how to work in partnership to support children’s outcomes.
Understand children’s learning and behaviour in relation to sequence, rate and stage of development.
Understand the value of play in promoting children’s learning and development
Understand the role of observation in promoting children’s leaning and development
Unit 2 Preparing to set up a home based childcare business
Understand how to lead and manage a home based childcare setting
Understand how to comply with financial and taxation requirements when setting up a home based childcare setting
Understand how to create a business plan
Entry requirements: You will need to attend an interview and complete an assessment before enrolling on the course. If you already have an English Level 2 Certificate or GCSE grade C, you may not be required to complete an assessment but you will need to provide proof. You will also need to arrange your own 6 hour nursery placement and bring a letter confirming this prior to enrolling.