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Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce

Course information

  • Study mode: Part Time
  • Duration: Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce
  • Student type: School Leavers
  • Course code: E0359/R01

Course Description

  • Study mode: Part Time
  • Duration: Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce
  • Student type: School Leavers
  • Course code: E0359/R01

This qualification is designed to help learners build the knowledge and skills needed when working with children and young people from birth to 19 years. It covers a diverse range of job roles and occupational areas and is split into two pathways:

  • Social Care
  • Learning and Development Support Services

Entry requirements

You must be 16 years old to study this qualification.

Costs

This course is free for adults over 19, who do not already hold a Level 3 qualification. Advanced Learning Loans are available for those who do have a Level 3 qualification - find out more here Actual Cost is: £2882.00. All costs are subject to slight changes.

What next?

Learners can progress onto Foundation Degrees. This qualification could also lead to the following job roles:

  • education support workers who visit families of pre-school children in their homes
  • foster carers
  • children and families support workers
  • children and family court advisory and support
  • service advisers
  • progression to further study for youth work
  • professional assistant in social care
  • family centre workers
  • community care officer in social care

Apply for this course

If you would like to apply online for this course, please click below and you’ll be taken to our application portal. If you need any guidance about your choices before applying, email admissions@lcwc.ac.uk or call 01946 839300.