Level Two Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illness

This course will equip learners with a strong understanding of common childhood illnesses, including how to provide a safe and healthy environment for babies and young children, how to recognise when a baby or child is unwell, and how to manage acute and chronic health conditions in an early years setting.

 

This course is ideal for learners who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of common childhood illnesses. Anyone who aims to progress on to further qualifications and employment within the health and social care sector, particularly within an early years setting, will benefit from this course, and it is suitable for learners aged 16 or above.

What will I study?

This course is split into three manageable units:


Unit 1: Understand how to provide a safe and healthy
environment for babies and young children

Unit 2: Understand common childhood illnesses

Unit 3: Understand health emergencies and specific health
conditions in an early years setting.

How will the course be delivered?

Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure that you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a Personal Tutor and a Learner Support Advisor.

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Full Time 2018 Higher Education 2018 Autumn Part-time course guide Apprenticeship Guide