Early Education & Childcare - NC (SCQF Level 6)

This course will build on your existing strengths when it comes to education and childcare, effectively preparing you for further study or employment.


North East Scotland College, Scotland
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This course is available on the North East Scotland College website.


Why take this course?

Following on from the Childcare & Development course, this course allows students to develop knowledge and understanding of the Early Years/Childcare sector. Upon completion, candidates are eligible to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) at support worker level. The course also provides candidates with the underpinning knowledge required for the HNC Childhood Practice course. A mandatory placement opportunity is provided to students who demonstrate the appropriate skills and values.

What you will experience

  • How children develop
  • How adults can meet the needs of children
  • How to plan effective play and learning opportunities
  • How to promote children’s rights and entitlements

About North East Scotland College

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North East Scotland College is the single largest provider of vocational education and training in the North East of Scotland.

We have a course to suit everyone; whether you’re fresh out of school, currently working, returning to education or simply want to try something new – whatever your educational or occupational background, an opportunity awaits at NESCol.

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