• Early Education and Childcare (Jan)

  • SCQF Level

    Level 5

  • Attendance/Duration

    January - Short full time

  • Start Date

    From 15 Jan 2018

  • Campus Availability

    Kilwinning, Ayr

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Entry Requirements:

Three relevant National 4s or intermediate 1's, or a pass in a relevant NC course at SCQF Level 4 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. Applicants would be required to become a member of the PVG scheme.

What's Involved

NC Early Education and Childcare will 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:

  • Numeracy/ICT/Communication
  • Children & Young People’s Rights and Protection
  • Healthy Eating in a Care Setting
  • Child Development and Health
  • Play In Early Education
  • Families in Modern Society
  • Working with Children and Young People  
  • Care and Feeding of Children
  • Supporting Children with Additional Support Needs
  • First Aid
  • Working in EECC
  • Children and Young People Process of Play
  • Professional Practice

Go Anywhere

Progression on to a wide range of relevant vocational courses at SCQF Level 6 or employment.


childcare, child, children, care, education, caring, nursery, early, years

Start Date

15 Jan 2018



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Start Date

15 Jan 2018



Apply now