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Step into Early Learning and Childcare

Forth Valley College

Venues

Falkirk Campus

Content

Working with children in early learning settings can provide a rewarding career choice. This course provides the learner with an introduction to working within the Early Learning and Childcare sector. Whilst studying the basics of Early Learning and Childcare, the learner will explore the job opportunities available and develop and prepare skills required for work within the Early Learning and Childcare sector. The course will also give you an insight into how children learn and develop.

Content:
Child Development; Play in Early Education and Childcare; Working in Early Education and Childcare; Care of Children; Exploring Wellbeing; Improving Wellbeing; Children's Development and Learning ; Communication; Numeracy; Information and Communication Technology.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 4 including English or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Entry subject to interview. You must participate at an information session.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Care

SCQF Level

4