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Qualification: NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health in the Early Years
Start date: 25/02/2022
Start date: 22/04/2022
Start date: 27/05/2022
Weekly hours: 2 hours
Location: Canterbury College
Duration: 3 weeks

NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health in the Early Years

This qualification is designed for learners who wish to understand mental health in young children in the early years (from birth to 5 years old) and the role of the Early Years Practitioner to support children’s mental health and wellbeing. This is a knowledge based qualification. Through achieving this qualification, learners will develop knowledge which would support progression to further qualifications and into relevant employment in the health and social care or education sectors.

What will I learn?

This qualification aims to focus on the study of mental health within the context of young children in the early years and offer breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge.

The objectives of this qualification are to understand key issues surrounding mental health for young children in the early years, the significance of attachment and adverse childhood experiences and the role of the Early Years Practitioner supporting mental health and wellbeing for young children in the early years.

How will I be assessed?

Learners will be assessed internally and externally by a portfolio of evidence and coursework.

What may it lead to?

Learners who achieve this qualification can progress to further learning qualifications related to mental health or early years.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific prior qualifications needed for this course.

Additional Information & Other Costs

19-23 with a Full Level 2 or above 

On benefits as per agreement self declaration – fees waived if criteria is met

On low wage as per agreement – 3 pay slips to be seen and fees waived if criteria is met.

Employed or not on benefits – fees payable £405

19-23 – No full level 2 qualification or above

Full Cost Recovery – Fees £811

Unfortunately, it doesn’t matter if the student is on low wage or benefits if they do not have a full L2 or above they have to pay full cost

24+

On benefits as per agreement – fees waived

On low wage as per agreement – 3 pay slips to be seen and fees waived if meet criteria

Employed but above low wage or not on benefits – fees payable £405

Apply for a place on this course

Start dates available in Feb, April or May

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New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent
CT1 3AJ

Telephone:
01227 811111