Pathways to Care

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus, Cumbernauld Campus


This course covers preparation for employment within the Care sector and the development of essential care skills. Successful completion can provide the opportunity to progress to other courses in subjects across a range of the Care professions such as; Childcare, Health and Social Care.

On this course you will learn about caring for children and adults in a range of settings.

Students will be in college three full days per week. The college day starts at 9am and finishes at 4.15 pm.

Successful applicants must be 16 by 22nd September 2021 to be admitted on to this course.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Interview.

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

Appropriate Care programmes

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Health Care and Social Services

SCQF Level