This February start course includes various SQA units in child care subjects such as: Child Development, Services for Children & Young People, Supporting Children’s Behaviour, as well as Communication at Level 5. Learners are also expected to engage in some volunteering in a child care setting in order to relate theory learned in college to practice.
3 relevant subjects at National 5 and willingness to undertake volunteering in childcare setting.
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.
Successful completion may lead to progression to HNC Childhood Practice.
Children and Young People