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Childcare courses

See what childcare courses we offer for adults.


Caring for children is a rewarding and challenging career. Whether you are looking for a new career or you wish to improve your qualifications in childcare we can help you.

About our courses

  • Qualified, specialist tutors lead our childcare courses.

  • We offer courses that lead to a qualification and short courses related to specific areas of expertise.

  • We will give you the knowledge, skills and confidence to help you find a job.

  • Our courses reflect up-to-date priorities and changes in childcare.

See courses by subject

You can access online modules for Safeguarding Level 1 and Level 2 courses through the Lewisham Safeguarding Childrens Board.

 Pre-course assessments

Before you can enrol on a childcare course leading to a recognised qualification, you need to do a pre-course assessment. Pre-course assessments take place throughout the year. We will publish dates when they are available.

  • Pre-course assessment interviews will be completed by telephone.
  • Once you have booked an appointment you will be contacted during the allocated time slot. Please make sure we have the correct contact details for you.
  • Once you have successfully completed the telephone interview you will be invited to attend a literacy assessment.

Find out how to book a pre-course assessment.