Price £569
Delivery Type Online
Training Provider Open Study College

CACHE Level 3 Award in Childcare and Education

This course helps learners to develop their knowledge of health, wellbeing, and development of children aged 0-7. It's ideal for anyone who wants to work with young children and covers the following:

  • Children's biological and psychological development until the age of 7.
  • How to set appropriate development milestones
  • The physical, emotional, exercise, and nutritional needs of young children.


Training Provider Overview

The Open Study College is one of the UK's leading providers of online learning courses. They offer courses in many subjects, including childcare, for those looking to develop their skills within this sector. There are options for those new to childcare and for those with more experience, all of which are fully accredited.

Training Provider Contact Details

Provider Name: Open Study College

Contact Name: Justin Fox

Telephone: 0330 433 2381



Quality Assurance

Open Study College's courses are accredited primarily by The Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education (CACHE). 

(CACHE) are the UK’s leading provider of vocational qualifications for those working within care and education. CACHE qualifications are recognised across the education and care industries and they are amongst the most well-known and respected qualifications.

CACHE vocational qualifications are suitable for individuals involved in early years, education, childcare, and health and social care. All courses lead to a nationally recognised Ofqual regulated qualification and are accredited on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF). CACHE work closely with employers and learners to ensure that students have a progression route whether it’s into further study, a career, or university.

There are also courses accredited by Training Qualifications UK (TQUK). They are another awarding body who endorses a number of childcare and education-related courses. TQUK are an Ofqual regulated awarding body. They cover courses in first aid, health and safety, food safety, education and training.

TQUK courses are not official qualifications, but they are recognised by industry employers. Their courses are an ideal way to boost your knowledge in a specific subject and progress with your professional development. At the end of your TQUK course you will receive a certificate of achievement to demonstrate that you have completed a course which has provided you with knowledge relevant to your career.