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NCFE Certificate Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences (Level 2)

Overview

This qualification will provide learners with an opportunity to develop an understanding of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) relevant to their current or future roles and will equip them with basic understanding of techniques for preventing and addressing adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) in practice.  

The qualification is delivered using our online portal. You will need access to a computer, laptop, tablet or mobile phone to complete it.
Am I Ready?

There are no formal entry requirements however learners should be aged 19 or above at the start of the academic year to undertake this qualification.  Learners must be able to read and understand the learning resources and complete the written work with moderate assistance and will therefore benefit from having a reasonable understanding of reading and writing the English language. Please contact us if you require any further information.

Course Details

YOU CAN START THIS COURSE AT ANY TIME THROUGHOUT THE ACADEMIC YEAR BUT THERE IS AN EXPECTATION THAT YOU WILL COMPLETE WITHIN TWELVE WEEKS.  FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE COURSE WILL INCUR A £50 ADMINISTRATION CHARGE.

Learners are required to successfully complete 3 mandatory units.

  • Exploring childhood and family structures - Learners will begin to explore the development of children and young people and different perspectives on childhood. The unit will also cover the role of the family and different family structures
  • Introduction to adverse childhood experiences - This unit introduces learners to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and potential outcomes for children impacted by ACEs. The unit also covers the role of the practitioner in supporting children.
  • Understand strategies to improve outcomes for children affected by adverse childhood experiences - Learners will consider the role of the practitioner in supporting children impacted by adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) using strategies to develop resilience and improve outcomes
Assessment

This qualification is internally assessed and externally quality assured portfolio of evidence.

Fees & Funding

Low Income / Unemployed Seeking Work

Students that are unemployed and currently seeking work, or on a low income of up to £20,319 per annum may be able to enrol to a course at Level 2 or below free of charge. This is a government initiative and the course offer is subject to change. Grantham College reserves the right to offer a substitute course if the qualification advertised is not funded by the government. This does not affect your rights under Consumer Law.

Your Next Steps

This qualification is designed for learners wishing to progress to a wide range of further learning and job roles such as nursery staff, teachers, health/social workers across health and social care, children and young people, nursing, public services and education and training.

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:


• Level 3 Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning

• Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health

• Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator)

• Level 4 Certificate in Neuroscience in Early Years.

Course Details
Code: PSW8072R Location: Online Learning Type: Flexible Dates: 1 August 2023
Costs: See “Fees & Funding” Entry Requirements: See “Am I Ready?”
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