What does the qualification cover?
This qualification provides an understanding of the skills needed when babysitting. It includes the babysitter’s responsibilities to the children they care for, their responsibilities to the parent(s), and accident prevention and fire safety.
What is a nested qualification?
This qualification is nested. Qualifications within a nested suite allow learners to be topped up to a qualification that is the same level and subject within the Award, Certificate, Diploma structure.
Who is it suitable for?
Young people in schools or colleges.
What are the entry requirements?
You should be at least 14 years old.
How many credits are required to complete it?
The Award requires 6 credits.
How is it assessed?
It will be assessed by your tutor or assessor using a range of methods. This could include tasks, course work or methods such as oral questioning.
Do you need to be working to take the qualification?
No, as this is a knowledge only qualification.
How long does it take to complete?
You can usually complete it in less than 6 months.
What related qualifications can you progress to?
The Level 2 Certificate Introducing Caring for Children and Young People.