Welcome to i-Success Academy



The Level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare (England)(RQF) accredited by TQUK is a comprehensive qualification designed for individuals aspiring to work in residential care with children in a care role. This course is approved by Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC), and it is regulated by Ofqual. Aligned with the new children's homes regulations enforced from April 2015, this diploma equips learners with essential skills and knowledge vital for supporting children and young people in residential childcare settings. The curriculum encompasses various key areas including child development and well-being, positive relationships, health and safety, communication, positive behavior, and more. The qualification replaces the Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (Social Care Pathway) and is a mandatory requirement for those entering the field of children's homes, with completion expected within two years of employment. To achieve this qualification, learners must achieve 53 credits from the Mandatory and 8 credits from the optional units.

Entry Requirements

  • No formal requirements
  • Be 19 years old and above
  • IT literate (Internet, Microsoft office)
  • Able to understand and interpret course materials
  • Self-motivated and willing to complete and achieve
  • Be working within a childcare environment, for example: children residential home, nursing
    home for children, supported living for children, orphanage, etc..

Course Delivery

  • The course is delivered online through our cutting edge online portal
  • Our professionally written course guideline and assessment plans guide you step by step
  • You will have dedicated Assessor who will provide support and assess your work

Assessment Method

  • Choose the course you want
  • Choose your preferred payment option – Pay in full or Instalments available
  • Complete your payment
  • Once you make payment, an enrolment form will be sent to you so we can get you started.