Course details

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Qualification name Diploma for Residential Childcare (RQF)
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation Training Qualifications UK Ltd
Course type Online
Course start date Flexible
Cost description This course is part of the Free Courses for Jobs offer and may be funded by the government for eligible adults. Check for eligibility at Free courses for jobs - GOV.UK (

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

This level 3 training programme develops the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to work with children, young people and families to achieve positive outcomes and sustainable change in their everyday lives. It is suitable for residential care workers, support workers and other associated job titles.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

You must be able to commit to the full length of the programme, and be able to meet the programme modules through your job role.

View the key features of this course.

- Safeguarding and health and safety - Effective communication and collaborative working - Care planning and multi-agency working - Child development - Group living and supporting positive outcomes - Understanding the care system and managing risk - Supporting with complex disabilities and conditions - Equality and diversity in residential childcare

Look at the further opportunities available.

Upon completion of this programme, you can consider completing our Level 5 Residential Childcare Manager, Level 3 Team Leader & Supervisor and Level 5 Operations & Departmental training programmes, either as a standalone courses or as apprenticeships.

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