• Access to Early Education and Childcare

  • SCQF Level

    Level 4

  • Attendance/Duration

    Full time

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Entry Requirements:

Three relevant National 3s or Intermediate 1's, or a pass in a relevant NC course at SCQF Level 3 or equivalent. Students without any formal qualifications, but with life experience and a demonstrable interest in the subject area will also be considered for entry. A place on the course is subject to an interview process.

What's Involved

The Access to Early Education and Childcare course enables learners to develop the knowledge, skills and understanding required to work in childcare. It will improve and enhance employability skills and develop practical skills for working with children.

Course content:

  • Working in Early Education and Childcare
  • Personal Development:
  • Social Influences  
  • Maintenance of a Safe Environment
  • Parenting  
  • Care of Children
  • Communication /ICT/Numeracy
  • Play in Early Education
  • Child Development

Go Anywhere

Progression on to a wide range of relevant vocational courses at SCQF Level 5 or employment.

Start Date

28 Aug 2017

Campus

Ayr

Full

Start Date

28 Aug 2017

Campus

Kilmarnock

Full

Start Date

28 Aug 2017

Campus

Kilwinning

Full