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  • Start date:   May 2021
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 5


An introduction to careers in Early Learning and Childcare and prepare yourself for life and work in this exciting industry. Full of short, sharp learning and teaching sessions that will prepare you for entry into a career in Early Learning and Childcare.

  • What this course includes

    Learn about what a career in Early Years involves and study Child Development, Practical Play sessions, Health and Safety and Outdoor Learning. There may be the opportunity to undertake a REHIS Certificate.

Why choose this course

This course is designed to get you ready to work at entry level or to move onto a higher level course.

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements

If English is not your first language, ESOL Level 5 is an entry requirement for this course.

  • Where it leads

    Higher level courses or Apprenticeship opportunities.

Interview arrangements

An informal telephone interview to give you more information will take place before the start date

Fees, Finance & Funding

There may be help available to assist with your study related costs. Impartial, confidential help and advice on financial matters is available from the Student Funding Team - including Bursaries, Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA), Student Awards Agency for Scotland, Student Loans Company and student support funds. Click here to find out more

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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, register your interest or feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.