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CACHE Levels 3-5

Get in touch with our team if you're interested in registering for our CACHE Level 3 or CACHE Level 5 course - we may be able to fully fund the training for you

Tinies Training has been given accreditation by CACHE and Future Quals to offer these awards.

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CACHE Levels 3-5 training courses from Tinies Training

Level 3 Diploma - EYE

Course:

Level 3 Diploma in Early Years Education and Childcare (Early Years Educator - EYE) (QCF) Qualification No. 601/3816/6

Duration:

Learners can usually complete the Diploma within 12-18 months if fully supported by the employer.

Content:

This qualification is designed to help learners build the knowledge and skills needed when working with children in early years settings - the age range gives full focus to Early Years.

Competency assessment is required for the 0-5 year's age range and knowledge for the 0-7 year's age range.

Assessment:

Based on 20 mandatory units (65 credits), the focus is on applied theory in practice, on evidence-based practice, with an initial induction visit then 2 assessor direct observation visits (3 unit observations per visit) thereafter.

Learner reflection is actively promoted and the learner will be further supported to conduct child observations and assessments - observations must demonstrate skill across at least 3 different observation methods.

There are no optional units in this award but elective units are available that will provide CPD opportunities.

Full assessor support and visits are provided. We use an e-learning on-line system called LASER.

Reminder:

This is a reminder of the upcoming changes to Early Years Educator entry requirements recently announced by the Skills Funding Agency.

Until 31 July 2015, learners registering on the Early Years Educator pathway for the Children and Young People's Workforce are able to study towards their GCSE whilst undertaking their study programme.

From the 1 August 2015 this rule changes, and learners will need to have already achieved GCSE grade A*-C in English and maths to be allowed to undertake the Level 3 EYE programme.

GCSEs in Maths and English Grade C or above is becoming the standard which learners must achieve. There is only a short period of time to take advantage of the opportunity to offer GCSEs alongside the Early Years Educator qualification - closing date for registrations is 31st July 2015.

CACHE Level 3 - SSTL

Course:

CACHE Level 3 Diploma for Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF) - Qualification No. 501/0476/7

Duration:

Learners can usually complete the Diploma within 12 months.

Content:

This qualification is designed to provide a secure understanding of the knowledge and skills needed when working directly with children or young people in school environments.

Assessment:

Learners will need to achieve 44 credits with 40 of these credits being achieved at Level 3 or above - a total of 32 credits are achieved by studying the mandatory units and 12 credits are achieved by studying the optional units.

There are 11 mandatory units to choose from totalling 32 credits and 6 groups of Optional Units to select from totalling 12 credits.

Full assessor support and visits are provided. We use an e-learning on-line system called LASER.

CACHE Level 5

Course:

CACHE Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People's Services (England) (QCF) NEW 90 Credits, Qualification No. 601/4312/5

Duration:

Dependent on learner (estimated 1 year commitment).

Content:

The aim of the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership is to provide learners with the skills and knowledge needed to manage practice and lead others in Adult Health and Social Care provision and Children And Young People's Services.

Assessment:

Irrelevant of pathway, Learners must complete the 6 Group A Core Mandatory Units - total credit value 30 - which are:

  • Use and develop systems that promote communication
  • Promote professional development
  • Champion equality, diversity and inclusion
  • Develop health and safety and risk management policies, procedures and practices in health and social care OR children and young people's settings
  • Work in partnership in health and social care OR children and young people's settings
  • Undertake a research project within services for health and social care OR children and young people

The Advanced Practice Pathway is geared towards senior practitioners who would like to develop their career but wish to remain active practitioners within the management framework. CYPW Learners must complete an additional 4 Mandatory Units from Group D - total credit value 26 - and a range of optional units. AHSC Learners must complete an additional 5 Mandatory Units from Group G - total credit value 21 - and a range of optional units.

The Management Pathway is most suitable for Deputy Managers looking to progress their career and for Managers who have not yet achieved a qualification at this level. CYPW Learners must complete additional 6 Mandatory Units from Group C - total credit value 38 - and a range of optional units. AHSC Learners must complete an additional 7 Mandatory Units from Group F - total credit value 33 - and a range of optional units.

Full assessor support and visits are provided. We use an e-learning on-line system called LASER.

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