Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences
Course Code: CACE
Subject area: Childcare, Health & Social Care
Awarding body: NCFE
Course type: Part-time, Short course
Time of Day: Flexible
When you'll study: Distance learning (learn at a time and pace to suit you from the comfort of your own home or workplace)
Adverse circumstances can have a negative impact on anyone’s life, but children and young people are particularly vulnerable. They might face difficult circumstances such as the death or divorce of parents, domestic violence, or national and international disasters. These types of adverse childhood experiences can have an impact on their development and mental health, which may continue into adulthood and affect their life chances. This fully online course will give you the skills you need to support children and young people affected by adverse childhood experiences. You will gain insight into how to strengthen their resilience and empower them to overcome the challenges they face.
The course covers the following areas:
- exploring childhood and family structures
- introduction to adverse childhood experiences
- developing strategies to improve outcomes for children affected by adverse childhood experiences.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course.
You will be assessed via a portfolio of evidence.
This course will give you the skills to gain employment in the care industry, and is also an excellent qualification for those wishing to upskill. You may progress to a range of care courses at the College. https://www.cityplym.ac.uk/subject-areas/childcare-health-social-care/
Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2021/22 (August 2021 – July 2022). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2022/23.
If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)
Course Code: CACE
A Full Course Fee: £50
B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course
C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course
D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course
|How old are you?||How much will you pay?|
|16 - 18||A|
|19 - 23||A(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).|
Please note fees are quoted for one year only.