Access to Childhood Practice (SWAP)(Fast Track)

South Lanarkshire College


Core units include:
Child development: theory; Play for children and young people; Safeguarding of children and young people; Development of children and young people; HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C infections; First aid.

This course includes a practical placement working in an early years setting.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Relevant work experience would be beneficial. 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

Relevant HNC or Diploma course.

Start Date



Access to FE/HE

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

6 months


Early Education and Child Care

SCQF Level