The purpose of this qualification is to increase learners' knowledge and understanding of common childhood illnesses, such as chickenpox, whooping cough, measles, tonsillitis, impetigo, parvovirus, threadworm, ringworm and more; to enable them to support the development and wellbeing of infants and children they support/care for.
· Understand how to provide a safe and healthy environment for babies and young children
· Understand common childhood illnesses
· Understand health emergencies and specific health conditions in an early years setting
8 weeks distance learning
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses
Assessments will be marked by an allocated tutor who will provide you with detailed feedback. You will be assessed against criteria where all learning outcomes of the course have to be covered; your tutor will give you guidance for this.
Register your interest and we will contact you with a date for enrolment, or contact 0121 678 7181 / firstname.lastname@example.org
No specific entry requirements, but an initial assessment will be completed at enrolment.
You must be aged 19+ and be a British or Irish citizen that has lived within the UK for at least 3 years. You must also be based in England; however, some postcode exclusions apply - please enquire for confirmation of eligibility. In addition to this, please note that participants cannot be currently enrolled on an apprenticeship.
These courses are fully funded at zero cost unless they are not completed and learning materials are retained by the learner; please note that in these circumstances, there is a £125 fee.
Stratford-upon-Avon College, Blossomfield Campus