About this Course


Study options: Online
Length: 20-30 Hours
Cost: FREE! (Includes FREE E-Certificate of Completion)
Level: Nuyew Level 2 Award
Quality Assurance from: Innovate Awarding Body

The introduction to Childcare Award is industry recognised and aims to give you an understanding of the responsibilities people have when working in Childcare. You will learn how to meet the communication and language needs of children, security and confidentiality, understand child development, how to identify when a child has been abused, harmed or bullied, recognise the influence that affect children?s development, respond to inappropriate behaviour, how to support the nutritional and dietary needs to children and the importance of a duty of care.

The objective of the course is to equip you with the necessary skills required to enable you to find at least a junior job role within this industry and prepare you for employment.

The course will be delivered online via our learning platform and will allow you to learn at your own pace, take part in reflection exercises/activities and demonstrate your understanding via end of module/course multiple choice questions. All our online learning is FREE to anyone!

Career Paths


With more and more parents returning to work and increases in government childcare allowances, there has never been a better time to enter this rewarding and challenging sector. What could be better than getting paid to have fun!


Childcare Job Titles
Nursery assistant
Nursery worker
Support worker
Care assistant
Play worker


Career Progression
Nursery manger
Childcare practitioner


Job Matching

Our FREE job matching service will automatically connect you to employers who are already looking for people with your newly acquired skills. This service is available to all job seekers whether you are studying for one of our qualifications, already qualified or looking for an exciting change of career.

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