BTEC Entry Level, Level 1 and Level 1 Introductory Caring for Children (Entry Level 3)

Here you'll find support for teaching and studying our BTEC Entry Level 3 Award in Caring for Children. This ‘taster' qualification focuses on the personal qualities and work skills that learners need in order to care for their own children or for children in a voluntary capacity, such as babysitting.

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BTEC Level 3 Award in Caring for Children specification
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Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Entry Level 3 Award in Caring for Children
Entry Level 3
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  • 31 December 2020 ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
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