Introduction to Childcare

SCQF Level 5

This course will provide an introduction to working in the Childcare sector. It will include a variety of certificated courses that are important for those working in this sector and include Paediatric First Aid qualification, Elementary Food Hygiene, Emergency First Aid, Infection Control. The course will also include information about the sector and presentations from local employers. If possible it will also include a work placement

  • A mixture of on campus classroom attendance and time-tabled online classes along with online learning materials.

Course Timetable

10 weeks
Up to 16 hours per week


Formal assessment for the certificated short courses

What you Need...

access to PC or laptop with microphone and camera, part of course will be delivered via Microsoft TEAMS


you will have developed skills and certification that will set you apart when applying for jobs.

Course Provider Contact Details
SCQF Level 5