Level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare (England)


The objective of this qualification is to support a role as a residential childcare worker within children and young people’s residential childcare services. This qualification is the required qualification for residential childcare workers.

This is a combined knowledge and competency qualification and must be undertaken by individuals who are working, volunteering or on practical placement within the residential childcare sector. Learners undertaking this qualification will be working with children and young people from birth to 25 years of age. This extended age range takes into account the entitlements for children and young people with complex disabilities and conditions.

This qualification includes mandatory core knowledge relating to the development of children and young people, safeguarding and protection, and supporting children and young people who have experienced harm or abuse. It also includes mandatory core skills relating to the use of effective communication and information handling, risk management, assessment and planning in addition to supporting group living.

The Level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare (England)  (RQF) is currently £399.
We provide the level 3 Diploma via online. Upon receipt of the below information, you will receive access to all 20 units, complete with workbook and assignment per unit.
We work as fast as you want us to, assessing all submissions of assignments within 5 workings days. So you can complete the qualification as soon as all 20 units are completed.

To complete each unit, you will need to answer all questions within the assignment guidance which include knowledge questions and requirements to provide evidence.

Once all 20 units are completed, we will arrange an Observation via a Zoom link. This usually takes 1 hour where we can observe you in your workplace.

This qualification is Ofsted approved