Childhood Practice

Dundee and Angus College


Arbroath Campus, Gardyne Campus


The key features included in this award focus on the job roles of those aspiring to advance their practice within the Childhood Practice sector. The award will give learners the opportunity to consolidate and reflect on their own work experience to advance their learning beyond that of the practitioner role. Learners will study a range of topics with a focus on Leadership, Collaborative Working and Professional Practice. In addition to this, two SVQ work-based units and a Graded Unit must be completed.

Entry Requirements

HNC Childhood Practice, or SVQ Social Services (Children and Young People) at SCQF Level 7.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Progression Routes

BA Childhood Practice or PDA Childhood Practice at SCQF Level 9

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Children and Young People

SCQF Level