Course Content

  • Understand the principles of coding
  • Understand terminology used in coding 
  • Understand coding design principles 
  • Understand the processes and practise of coding
  • Understand the importance of communication and project management in coding

Full course title

NCFE Cache Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Coding

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  • Currently live in England    
  • Resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years, for purposes other than study    
  • Must be aged 19+    
  • Must not be on an apprenticeship

How to Sign up

Learners may be eligible for funding which means the course won’t cost a thing to complete (subject to eligibility). There is a £125 cancellation fee if a learner enrols and fails to complete or withdraws early from the course. This fee is to cover administration costs. We may be able to offer extensions if learners are unable to meet the set submission deadline. Please read the declaration on the enrolment form carefully before signing up.

What happens after Enrolment?

  1. Submit your enrolment form and get instant access to begin your course
  2. We'll process your funding application, and a tutor will be assigned to support you through your course
  3. Receive text reminders when your work is due
  4. Your work will be marked and returned to you within 7 days
  5. Once you've submitted your work, we'll apply for your certificate

How Learners use this course

If you chose to complete this Level 2 course in Understanding Coding, you can gain knowledge and skills in web design and development. This qualification can lead to careers as a;

  • Web Developer (£42,000 to £62,000)
  • Programmer (£52,000)