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Supporting Children and Young People’s Speech, Language and Communication CACHE Level 3 Award

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Overview

Supporting Children and Young People’s Speech, Language and Communication CACHE Level 3 Award

This course is designed for those who work with children. It will help you to develop the knowledge and the skills necessary for effective communication and how to identify development needs and support for individuals. Speech, language and communication skills are essential for learning and social and emotional wellbeing, therefore it’s important for you to understand what typical development looks like for different age groups.

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Available Courses
Work based
Starts: Various
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Flex
Time(s):
Length: 24 weeks
Fees: £430.00
Disclaimer

Whilst every effort is made to ensure the information on the Website is correct, some details may be subject to change. The Bedford College Group reserves the right to make amendments to the courses, dates, fees or other details, and to make cancellations or changes if numbers are insufficient. In the unfortunate situation that we have to cancel a course we will refund your fees in full, but we regret we are not able to offer any refund if you withdraw from your course or fail to start, and you will be liable to pay any outstanding fees that may be due.

Course information

Entry requirements

You will need:

  • A Level 2 Early Years, Children and Young People or Teaching Assistant qualification
  • To be working, volunteering or on practical placement in order to show competence in both knowledge and skills.
Course content

This course aims to develop your knowledge and skills to:

  • Understand the importance of speech, language and communication
  • Identify the signs of those children who are experiencing difficulties
  • Promote speech, language and communication development
  • Explore ways to support children and young people who have speech, language and communication need (SLCN).

 

It also provides opportunities for specialist learning for working in a wide range of settings.

Mandatory units

  • Support speech, language and communication development
  • Support children and young people’s speech, language and communication skills

Optional units

  • Support positive practice with children and young people with speech, language and communication needs
  • Work with parents, families and carers to support their children’s speech, language and communication development
  • Understand the speech, language and communication needs of children and young people with behavioural, social and emotional difficulties
  • Support the speech, language and communication development of children who are learning more than one language
Assessment methods

You will be assessed by your tutor or assessor through a range of methods. This could include a portfolio of evidence, written assignments, course work, direct observation of practice or a task set by the awarding body, CACHE.

Additional information

There is an additional cost of £20 for a textbook.

Pay by instalments

The College offers an instalment plan for Further Education and Higher Education courses to students where the total amount payable at the point of enrolment is £200 or more. Within the scheme there is an ability to pay up to 6 instalments, depending on the length of the courses and the final payment must be paid at least a month before the end of the course.

Funding Information

The College offers an instalment plan for Further Education and Higher Education courses to students where the total amount payable at the point of enrolment is £200 or more. Within the scheme there is an ability to pay up to 6 instalments, depending on the length of the courses and the final payment must be paid at least a month before the end of the course.

If you are aged 19 or over you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to help you pay the tuition fees for this course. Alternatively, you can pay by instalments to help make the cost of this course more affordable. 

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Unemployed offer

This course could be FREE! You could be eligible for free study if you are unemployed and on a qualifying benefit. To find out if you are eligible open our Part-time fee flow chart below or call our Customer Contact team on 0345 658 8990.

 

Part-time Fee Flow Chart

If you live in any of the following areas and wish to apply for or enrol on one of our courses, please contact our Customer Contact team on 0345 658 8990 to check if your course is funded or not:

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Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.

Accessibility

We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.