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Award in Parenting

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Parenting 730x425
Courses Code
QDXHSAP
Study method
Part Time
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  • Is this course for you?

    This course introduces the responsibilities of being a parent. It covers the welfare and care of babies and young children, respecting and valuing them, and the importance of a healthy lifestyle.

  • Required qualifications

    There are no formal entry requirements.

  • What skills will I develop?

    This course focuses on providing a healthy lifestyle for young children and babies and practical parenting skills for young children, including how to provide play activities.

  • Careers

    This award does not qualify you to work but does support you in preparing for your ‘next steps’ either in training or moving towards work.

    This qualification is a stepping stone to other Early years courses, it provides a basis on which to develop the skills to be able to work in roles such as:

    • Creche Assistant
    • Nursery Assistant
    • Under 5s Playgroup Assistant
    • Parent/toddler Group Assistant

    In a range of settings such as: Daycare, créches or a childminder’s own home

  • English and maths

    There will be no requirement to undertake maths and English as part of this course, however in order to progress in your career in working with children, it is favourable to have GCSEs in maths and English at a 4 or above or the equivalent.

  • Is this course for you?

    This course introduces the responsibilities of being a parent. It covers the welfare and care of babies and young children, respecting and valuing them, and the importance of a healthy lifestyle.

  • Required qualifications

    There are no formal entry requirements.

  • What skills will I develop?

    This course focuses on providing a healthy lifestyle for young children and babies and practical parenting skills for young children, including how to provide play activities.

  • Careers

    This award does not qualify you to work but does support you in preparing for your ‘next steps’ either in training or moving towards work.

    This qualification is a stepping stone to other Early years courses, it provides a basis on which to develop the skills to be able to work in roles such as:

    • Creche Assistant
    • Nursery Assistant
    • Under 5s Playgroup Assistant
    • Parent/toddler Group Assistant

    In a range of settings such as: Daycare, créches or a childminder’s own home

  • English and maths

    There will be no requirement to undertake maths and English as part of this course, however in order to progress in your career in working with children, it is favourable to have GCSEs in maths and English at a 4 or above or the equivalent.

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