NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences

Qualification reference: 603/5808/7

Level: NCFE CACHE Level 2

  • Develop an understanding of adverse childhood experiences
  • Be awarded the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences* – a nationally recognised qualification, regulated by Ofqual in England
  • Available to study online via the eAssessorPro platform

You can study this course from the comfort of your own home; in your own time and at your own pace; with helpful support and encouragement.

Course overview

Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) can be direct, like physical abuse, or indirect, such as parental divorce. These experiences have been proven to significantly affect a child’s development and can even result in premature death. This course will equip you with the skills to support individuals with ACEs and help them overcome these challenges.


Unit Breakdown

  • Exploring Childhood and Family Structures (H/618/1008)
  • Introduction to Adverse Childhood Experiences (D/618/1010)
  • Understand Strategies to Improve Outcomes for Children Affected by Adverse Childhood Experiences (H/618/1011)

Practical training

No practical training is required to complete this course.

*NCFE registration fee applies – See Level and Qualifications