National 4 Early Education & Childcare

National 4 Early Education & Childcare

COURSE CONTENT

The following units may be included:
• Human development and behaviour
• Working in early education and childcare
• Care of children
• Personal development
• Child development
• Parenting
• Maintenance of a safe environment
• Accident and emergency
• Play
• Values and principles

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

• This course is suitable for candidates aged 16 or over
• Applicants must be able to communicate effectively
• Candidates should be able to show a genuine interest in working in an early education and childcare setting
• Satisfactory references
• Successful candidates will be subject to PVG vetting
• Successful performance at interview

NEXT STEP COURSE OPTIONS

Successful completion of this course may enable students to progress to Childcare National 5.

JOB OPTIONS

Basic level worker in a nursery, playworker