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200 hours
Level 3 Certificate ChildCare (endorsed certificate)
90 CPD hours / points
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Certificate of achievement in Child Care Level 3. Additional CPD Accredited Child Care Certificate with 90 CPD points available with no extra study. The course comes with easy to understand e-learning study materials.

Endorsed Certificate of achievement. This ChildCare is one of the most advanced distance learning programmes in our portfolio, this insightful ChildCare Certificate Level 3 course paves the way for a successful career in child psychology. 09 engaging ChildCare Certificate Level 3 course units introduce a variety of essential concepts, which include an overview of attachment in childhood, various factors that can influence Child development, social and emotional development in children, the various stages of speech and language development, understanding moral development and a series of common problems throughout infancy, childhood and adolescence. Study Child Care certificate Level 3 in your own time and at your own pace for a recognised Child Care Certificate that could transform your career prospects for life!

Contrary to popular belief, it isn’t strictly necessary to obtain a degree-level child psychology qualification to work in the industry. Our highest-level Child Care Course is ideally-suited to anyone interested in working with children at any level.

This ChildCare - certificate serves as an ideal foundation upon which to begin building an extraordinary career for life. With the help of BOLC courses, the fulfilling career you know you’re capable of could be just around the corner!


Level 3 Certificate ChildCare (endorsed certificate)
Awarded by ABC Awards


90 CPD hours / points
Accredited by The CPD Standards Office

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Child Care spend their lives helping children of all ages grow and develop on the way to adolescence. Often turned to for assistance with a variety of developmental issues, child psychologists directly influence the lives of those they work with. There are few professional positions that demand greater commitment and responsibility than that of the qualified child psychologist. Nevertheless, those who have what it takes to succeed in Child Care enjoy a uniquely fulfilling career, with limitless scope for advancement. If a career dedicated to the well being of others appeals to you, this Level ChildCare Certificate comes highly recommended!

Child Care - Course Benefits

When studying for an advanced Child Care - Level 3 with BOLC courses, every learner benefits from:

  1. Comprehensive flexibility and accessibility, with absolutely no time restrictions or deadlines to worry about.
  2. Study in your own time and at your own pace from anywhere in the world, with round-the-clock access to our exclusive online learning platform.
  3. Access to the professional support and guidance of our exclusive tutors with extensive professional experience and expertise in the field.
  4. The opportunity to enhance your CV and career prospects for life with an internationally-recognized qualification of the highest quality.
  5. All course materials and digital textbooks required to complete the course included as standard – no hidden costs and unbeatable value for money.

ChildCare - Learning Objectives

The content of this inspiring Child Care - Certificate has been designed to set candidates on their way to fulfilling careers working with kids of all ages. On a global basis, the skills and talents of qualified child psychologists have never been in greater demand. The same also going for those with the targeted knowledge and skills required to effectively work with children in a variety of settings. If looking to make a difference in the lives of children and enjoy ongoing job security for life, child psychology represents a uniquely appealing professional field.

Along with a broad overview of the child psychology profession as a whole, learners are introduced to a series of important theoretical concepts and practical skills. Examples of which include attachment formation, childhood developmental influences and issues associated with the various stages of childhood. Over the course of 09 units, content gradually guides candidates through language development, personality development, moral development, emotional development and social development. Ultimately instilling the skills, knowledge and confidence required to put each teaching to use in a practical setting.

Upon successful completion of this course, candidates take away the most essential industry-specific skills, talents and knowledge including:

  • A thorough understanding of the contemporary child psychology profession
  • Comprehensive knowledge of attachment theory and its importance
  • The various factors that can positively and negatively affect development
  • How to deal with a range of common developmental issues
  • Advanced knowledge of childhood communication and language development
  • The confidence to identify and work with problems in infancy, childhood and adolescence
  • Detailed understanding of moral and ethical development in children
  • Honed skills and talents to be put to use in a working environment

Child Care - Course Outline

This intensive yet digestible Child Care - Certificate is delivered across 09 modules – each concluding with an online assessment to verify your acquired knowledge and competencies. Your assigned tutor will provide you with comprehensive support at all times, in order to assist with your successful completion of each unit.

Module 1: Introduction to Early Childhood Education

  • How do Children Benefit from Early Years Education?
  • Social Behaviour
  • Enthusiasm for Lifelong learning
  • Exposure to Diversity.
  • Improved Language and Communication Skills

Module 2: Enabling Children to Learn In the Early Years

This module covers the following topics:

  • Key Concepts and Principles
  • The Emotional Environment
  • The Indoor Environment
  • The Outdoor Environment

Module 3: Caring for Child’s Development

This module covers the following topics:

  • Who is a Caregiver?
  • Caring for the Development of a Child
  • What is Care for Child Development?

Module 4: Social and Emotional Development

This module covers the following topics:

  • General Stages of Social Development
  • Attachment and Bonding
  • Outside Factors Affecting Social Development
  • Family Factors that Affect Social Development
  • Nurture versus Nature
  • Children’s' Fears

Module 5: Factors Influencing the Development Process

This module covers the following topics:

  • Cognitive Development
  • Cognitive Processes
  • Influences On Problematic Development
  • Exposure to Family Problems in Early Life

Module 6: Stages of Language Development

This module covers the following topics:

  • Phonological Development
  • Morpho-Syntactic Development
  • Linguistic Processes
  • Evolution of Communication

Module 7: Understanding Moral Development

This module covers the following topics:

  • Stages of Moral Growth of Children
  • Kohlberg's Stages of Moral Development
  • Kohlberg's Six Stages

Module 8: Understanding the Personality Development of Children

This module covers the following topics:

  • Development of Character
  • Environmental Aspects
  • Development during Preschool Stage
  • Role of Temperament (Nature)
  • Reasons of Childhood Trauma

Module 9: Problems during Infancy Period

This module covers the following topics:

  • Night Terrors, Sleepwalking, and Other Things
  • Protective Factors and Family Resources
  • Treatment of Night-Time Fears and Nightmares

Module 10: Understanding Childhood Problems

This module covers the following topics:

  • Night Terrors, Sleepwalking, and Other Things
  • Protective Factors and Family Resources
  • Treatment of Night-Time Fears and Nightmares

Module 11: Understanding Adolescence’s Problems

This module covers the following topics:

  • Drug Abuse
  • Becoming Street-Drug Free
  • Anorexia and Bulimia Nervosa
  • Causes of Anorexia Nervosa

Module 12: Safeguarding Children

This module covers the following topics:

  • Definition of Adult Safeguarding
  • Safeguarding Adults - What Does it Mean?
  • Adult at Risk
  • The Various Forms of Abuse and Neglect
  • The Six Principles
  • The Aims of Safeguarding Adults
  • Responsibility for Safeguarding Adults
  • Whistle Blowing

Who is this course for?


Our endorsed ChildCare - Level 3 is perfect for ambitious newcomers and those already working with children alike. Whether pursuing promotion, your first professional position, or simply the ongoing improvement of your skills, talents and knowledge, studying for an internationally-recognized qualification could make all the difference. Enhance your CV and improve your career prospects for life with our exclusive Child Care - Certificate.

Every course we offer has been designed with maximum flexibility and accessibility in mind – perfect for those who may not have the time to commit to traditional studies. Study in your own time and at your own pace from anywhere in the world, with the ongoing support and assistance of our world-class tutors.

With no specific prior education or experience required, our courses are open to every candidate with the desire to succeed!


Child Care

No particular entry requirement.

OPTION-I: Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards

On course completion, learner can claim endorsed certificate by paying £85

accreditation fee+postal charges.

Certificate of course Completion

Soft copy :£15

Hard copy of this certificate you will pay £25

OPTION-II: CPD Certificate

CPD Standards Office Accredited Certificate can be claimed on course completion, which will be issued in association with Oxford Home Study (PDF format or hard copy)

CPD Accredited Diploma (PDF format)=£30

CPD Accredited Diploma (Hard copy)=£75

Postage Charges:

National £9

International £15

Career path


Upon successful completion of our ChildCare - Level 3, candidates may choose to pursue an extensive range of careers including:

  • Behavioural Development Specialist
  • Caseworker
  • Childhood Education Specialist
  • Cognitive Behaviourist
  • Professor
  • Program Director
  • Psychologist
  • Research Assistant

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