13 years

of experience


school network

Duration 12 months

514 GBP

55,000 INR

Certification from CACHE

Online mode

Experienced tutor support

What I will Learn?

  • The main stages of child and young person development
  • Knowing how to respond to evidence or concerns of abuse, harm or bullying
  • Knowing how to communicate respectfully with children, young people and adults
  • The importance of promoting equality and diversity in work with children and young people
  • How schools are organised in terms of roles and responsibilities


  • Both aspiring as well as experienced teachers are eligible to apply for the course
  • Minimum qualification of 10+2 is required
  • Proficiency in English
  • Computer knowledge and a decent internet connection


It is quite common for each individual child to develop at a different pace. Which is why it is essential that the teaching practices for the development of the children should be able to address the different developmental areas simultaneously.

This course has been designed in a way that helps you to gain knowledge in communication and establish a professional relationship with children, their parents and adults. With a duration of approximately 180 hours, the course teaches you to promote equality and diversity while working with children and adults. This program aims at providing you with a detailed view about how the schools uphold their values and aims and a good idea about school policies and various procedures.

Job opportunities

There are ample opportunities for teachers with knowledge in Special Education and a passion to teach SEN learners. There is a considerable demand for certified SEN teachers all across the globe. The program is not only suitable for teachers but anyone connected with special education even for young mothers and homemakers who need to be aware of how to deal with the special needs children and help them to lead a normal life.

The program is immensely helpful for:

  • Head of schools
  • Shadow teachers,
  • Special education curriculum developer
  • Course coordinators
  • Counsellor associated with special education


Upon successful completion of the course you will be certified by NCFE and CACHE. This internationally recognised qualification is in accordance with the QCF (Qualifications and Credit Framework).

CACHE stands for the Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education, and is a leading specialist Awarding Organisation for the children and adult care and education sectors. It is UK's only specialist awarding organisation for the children and adult care sectors. Whereas, NCFE is a national Awarding Organisation, passionate about designing, developing and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards. These qualifications contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals.

This course is brought to you in association with Open Study College.

Course Curriculum

  • UNIT 1: Child and Young Person Development (H/601/3305, Unit Level: 2; GLH: 15 hours; Credits: 2)
  • UNIT 2: Safeguarding the Welfare of Children and Young People (K/601/3323, Unit Level: 2; GLH: 20 hours; Credits: 3)
  • UNIT 3: Communication and Professional Relationships with Children, Young People and Adults (F/601/3313, Unit Level: 2; GLH: 15 hours; Credits: 2)
  • UNIT 4: Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Work with Children and Young People (D/601/3321, Unit Level: 2; GLH: 15 hours; Credits: 2)
  • UNIT 5: Schools as Organisations (A/601/3326, Unit Level: 3; GLH: 15 hours; Credits: 3)

Student Testimonials



Lovely. It was to the point and crisp, aptly designed for practicing teachers. I would like to update myself every now and then with the latest development in the field.



This was a fantastic experience. The course and the course material are really helpful.


United Arab Emirates

My experience was great. I was able to improve my skills and gives me broader knowledge on the concepts of special needs.



I enjoyed studying again after a long hiatus, this course was both educational and fun to do. Thank you for the experience and support. I am working in Boston International School, China.