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Childcare courses

See what childcare courses we offer for adults.
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Please continue to wear a face covering if you can and maintain social distance in our buildings. This includes our libraries, leisure centres and learning centres.

You can read the Government's current COVID-19 guidlines on its website.

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.

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 dates will be published when available.