Child Care & Child Psychology Level 3

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This detailed course will give you not just a very marketable Level 3 Certification in Child Care and Child Psychology, it will give you the skills and techniques you need to pursue child minding, nursery or pre-school positions. It could even help you home school your own children more effectively.

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About This Course

The Child Care and Child Psychology Level 3 course will equip you with appropriate knowledge aligned to key skills in this valuable subject area.

Whether you are looking for a career in this area, or just have an interest in the subject, you will gain a valuable insight into different childcare settings, including: nursery, pre-school and childminding from home.

Additionally, you will also explore the legal requirements for caring for children. Following the study and growth development of babies and young children, you will move onto areas of psychology which is important for social development, knowledge and education
If you wish to develop yourself further in this interesting two course bundle, this course could be ideal for you!

Explore the subjects from the comfort of your own home with the assurance that you have expert support available as and when required.

Start your journey today with this fascinating home study bundle course and boost your knowledge and earning potential.


Child Care Level 3

  • Unit 1: Healthy Living
  • Unit 2: Child Care at Home
  • Unit 3: Building Positive Relationships
  • Unit 4: Health Promotion and Development
  • Unit 5: Administrative Procedures within the Child Care Setting
  • Unit 6: Development and Learning

Child Psychology Level 3

  • Unit 1: Defining Child Psychology
  • Unit 2: Forming Relationships in Childhood
  • Unit 3: Perception, Cognition and Language
  • Unit 4: Emotional, Social and Moral Development
  • Unit 5: Children’s Minds
  • Unit 6: Moving Towards Adulthood


Our Child Care and Child Psychology Level 3 course takes an average of 160 learning and assessment hours to complete. Assessments are a series of written assignments with no exams or presentations required to complete the course.

You will have the chance to re-submit your assignments as needed with no additional cost. Each assignment will be marked by your tutor, who will provide advice to improve upon the assignment if required.

Required Knowledge

There is no requirement to have any background knowledge of qualifications to complete/enrol on this course and your tutor will provide support from day one!

If you do have any additional learning requirements, please let your tutor know as they will then be able to tailor their feedback and support around your requirements.

Awarding Body

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that OSC has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by OSC to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications.

ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales


You will receive either appropriate login details to the course or the Childcare and Child Psychology manual, assignments and a comprehensive study guide, alongside your very own personal tutor who can provide you with endless support via email.

Our student support team can also handle any other queries you may have whilst completing your course, meaning you never have to struggle or feel isolated in your studies. Instead, our team will always be on hand to help throughout the full 24-month duration of your course (you are able to complete earlier than 24 months if required)


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