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Introducing Caring for Children and Young People TQUK Certificate Level 2 – C6697

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Course Overview

Explore the factors that influence a child’s development and how development can be enhanced through the right activity and interaction. The course is suitable for anyone already working in the sector, looking to work with children or just interested in the social and physical development stages of children.
You will learn about the expected stages of development and possible reasons for delayed development.

What You'll Learn

Year 1

The course is comprised of the following 5 units:

Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people
Importance of place for early learning
Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet
The value of play to young children
Young children’s development

You will receive robust feedback from your tutor looking at how to further develop your understanding of the topic and progress academically.

Course Fees

Tuition fees

Tuition Fees (19+): £0.00

Additional Costs

The level 2 distance learning courses are funded which is great news. The only criteria is that you are over 19, have lived in the EU for the past 3 years and currently live in England. Please contact the College for information regarding funding.


If the course is longer than one year the total fees are for the first year only and further fees may apply in future years. All fees are based on a ‘home’ learner status. Please contact us for information on overseas fees.

For more information, please see our course fee disclaimers page.

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Course and Career progression

We have a huge choice of distance learning courses available at both levels 2 and 3. At the end of your course, your tutor may suggest a suitable option for you or you can contact the distance learning team to advise you on the courses available. We also have a careers team available via phone email or in person who can help to plan a career pathway for you.

What Happens Next

Apply online via the College website. You will then be invited to enrol for your chosen course of study. You can apply at any point throughout the year and start the course when you like.

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