NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning

Open Study College
United Kingdom
Online Course
15 Jan 2021
26 Jan 2021
Courses, Education
Contract Type

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Course overview

CACHE (The Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education) qualifications specialise in the care and education sector and are the leading industry specialists. This course has been developed by experts, which ensures everything that employers need is covered.

In addition, this new NCFE CACHE course has been updated and is part of the new suite of Supporting Teaching and Learning qualifications.

Duration study load

This course will take approximately 120 hours to complete. Students will receive a full year to complete the course, which is a lot more time than you will need. This allows you to work at your own pace, without the pressure of tight deadlines.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however, you must be at least 16 years of age. Students also must have basic IT skills and be fluent in English Language.

Course features

  • Dedicated personal tutor support
  • Dedicated student support
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • Free CV critique service
  • Free employability guide to help you impress future employers
  • Free XO Student Discounts card
  • Free CACHE Alumni Membership for 2 years
  • *Comprehensive study guide
  • *Exclusive Open Study College pen and highlighter
  • *Student study planner
  • *Student notebook
  • *Document wallet

* Not included with the online study option


This course is assessed by a series of assignments which are submitted to your tutor for marking. No external examination or practical work is required, so you can complete all assessed work from home.

On successful completion of the course, you will be awarded your NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning.


You will study this course via distance learning, which will enable you to learn when and where you want. You can study from home or at work; it is completely up to you. All your materials will be posted to you. You will also receive our tutor support by email, so help is only a click away!

Do I need to be working in a care role to enrol onto this course?

You do not need to be working to enrol onto this course as this is a knowledge only qualification.


Qualification Number: 603/2495/8

Core Units

Unit 1

Schools and Colleges as Organisations (T/616/5878, Unit Level: 3; GLH: 15 hours; Credits: 2)

Unit 2

Support Health and Safety in a Learning Environment (A/616/5879, Unit Level: 3; GLH: 20 hours; Credits: 3)

Unit 3

Understand How to Safeguard Children and Young People (M/616/5880, Unit Level: 3; GLH: 25 hours; Credits: 4)

Unit 4

Develop Professional Relationships with Children, Young People and Adults (A/616/5881, Unit Level: 3; GLH: 25 hours; Credits: 3)


  • Accredited by CACHE

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About Open Study College

At Open Study College we have helped more than 90,000 students over the last 13 years to enrol on courses that have helped them to achieve their goals.

Offering over 650 courses ranging from childcare to beauty therapy, we have something for everybody. All of our qualifications are independently accredited by established awarding organisations to provide courses such as A-Levels, GCSEs, and CACHE.

We have a fantastic team of expert tutors, knowledgeable and friendly student advisors and a caring student support team. We’re dedicated to supporting our students and pride ourselves on our service and care. We’re also proud to be rated 4.8 out of 5 stars on Trustpilot from over 1,500 reviews.

Family, respect and compassion are just some of the core values our company is built upon. Everyone’s lives are different and we want to ensure that no matter what your situation is, you’re able to get to where you need to. Whether that’s developing your current job, embarking on a brand new career, or fuelling a hobby, we have the course for you.