Men into Childcare

West Lothian College


This is an exciting time in Early Learning and Childcare. The Scottish Government is increasing the number of hours that children can access funded Early Learning and Childcare.

If you would like any further information or to discuss a career in Early Learning and Childcare then complete the enquiry form below, where a member of staff will get back to you, or call 01506 418181.

Over the 24 weeks you will cover units on Child Development and Play. You will gain an insight into the development of children from birth and learn about the factors that impact on a child’s development. You will also learn about the importance of play on a child’s learning and development and how learning outdoors benefits children’s health and wellbeing.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Start Date

September, January



Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

24 weeks


Childhood Practice and Early Education

SCQF Level