Who is it for?
The NPA is for anyone looking to move into employment in a childcare environment. English at an intermediate level is required, in order to cope with the workload of the course.
What is covered?
This is an entry level qualification that introduces learners to techniques that are important in playwork and early learning.
Students must complete 5 mandatory units, plus 1 optional unit, in order to gain the qualification. The course also requires students to undertake a placement, which consists of 6 x 2 hour sessions.
What can I gain?
An SQA qualification in childcare at SCQF Level 5.
When are the classes?
Tuesday, 9.30am – 12pm