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Working with Children Level 1 Award

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Select Status Course Code Date Duration Time Location Costs
EnquirePlease Enquire L100070O/1 Thu 23 Jan 2025 24 Weeks 12:00 - 14:30
Harrogate £ 255*
Exam: £45

* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information

Thinking about working with children? This could be your first step!

This course will provide you with the basic knowledge and understanding of the needs of young children, aged from birth to five years, based in a variety of settings.

During this course you will learn about:

  • Healthy eating for children and planning activities to encourage children to eat healthily
  • Supporting the provision of a safe learning environment for young children
  • Health and safety requirements and the importance of keeping all children safe from harm
  • Designing a range of play activities for young children aimed at their age and stage of development

It is expected that you will complete homework outside of the classroom.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements however you will need to have an initial assessment to ensure that you are on the correct course and that you are committed to the full duration of the course.


Further Study

  • Support Work in Schools And Colleges Level 2 Award
  • Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 2 Certificate

Part-time courses are term-time only.
See our term dates for further information.

Did you know that some of our courses are free if you earn less than £20,319 (£23,400 if you live in West Yorkshire, difference in qualifying earning amounts is due to local authority funding regulations).

Distance Learning call 01756 693 800 or email

Courses in the community call 01756 693 800 or email

All other Part-time courses call 01756 693 309 or email

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