Fast Track - Access to HNC Childhood Practice
Short Full time, 18 weeks
From 21 Jan 2019
Early years provision has changed significantly over the years. Today effective early learning and childcare experiences are recognised as playing a key role in future life chances and achievement.
For entry to this course you’ll need:
A relevant course at SCQF Level 5 or equivalent, such as NC Early Education and Childcare
If you have relevant life experience and a clear understanding of the importance of the ‘Early Years Practitioner’ role, but don’t have formal qualifications. Then we may consider you for a place, so please call for a chat.
On this course you’ll develop an understanding of how children learn and discover how to be in tune with children’s thinking. The course will equip candidates with professional values; practical skills and theoretical knowledge, to work effectively in the changing early learning and childcare sector with a variety of service users.
The course includes the NPA Social Services (children and young people) and offers an alternative entry to HNC Childhood Practice Award.
Here’s just some of what you’ll be doing:
When you successfully complete this course, you’ll have the choice of:
After achieving a related HNC qualification, possible careers include:
Some candidates have also progressed to: Primary Education Teaching, Social Work, and Community Learning and Development.