Certificate in Child, Health and Social Care

Dundee and Angus College


Arbroath Campus, Gardyne Campus, Learning Centres


Students will study key subjects such as Values and Principles, Human Development and Behaviour and Social Influences. A range of child care, social care and health care subjects will also be studied. Essential Skills such as Communication, IT and Numeracy will also be included.

In Forfar and Montrose - This course runs from 9:30am - 1:00pm, 5 mornings a week. The times remain the same throughout the year.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4.

Progression Routes

Students successfully completing all units on the course may be able to progress to the following courses: Access to Nursing; Access to Nursing and Social Services; Advanced Certificate in Health and Social Care; PDA Education Support Assistance; NC Early Education and Childcare.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Children and Young People

SCQF Level