Level 3 Certificate for Classroom Assistants
Unit 6: Understand child and young person development
Access NI clearance will need to be processed for each student at a cost of £33 (Which can be done through the College)
All candidates must have their Access NI completed and a placement secured before commencing the programme. (If there is anything in the check that stops you from working with children the place will be forfeited).
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