Caring for Children

A BTEC Level 1 Certificate in Caring for Children

Learning to work with children. Image (c) Alex Grace

Caring for Children

BTEC Level 1 Certificate in Caring for Children

Students will learn about:

  • Communication skills with children
  • Keeping children safe
  • Creative activities for young children
  • Self-assessment

Who can apply

Unemployed people living in London:

  • In receipt of benefits
  • Age 19 years and above

Course duration

6 weeks, 2 days per week + one day e-learning

Course dates

Ongoing from September 2019

Course time

 10am - 3pm (plus industry visit for real life experience)

Course venue

HCT Group Learning Centre Ash Grove Bus Depot, Mare Street, London E8 4RH 

Other locations across London

Additional Support

We provide:

  • Access to employers
  • Access to further education
  • Job search & careers advice
  • Post training support for up to 12 months


 Teaching Assistant Level 2 - 2 days a week for 18 weeks

Children Learning & Development Level 2 - 2 days a week for 24 weeks

For more enquiries

If you would like to find out more about this course, please call us on 020 7275 2451/2407 or complete our course enquiry form