This course gives students the opportunity to acquire basic knowledge and understanding of working with children and adults. The course is designed to be flexible to allow students to work at their own pace to fit in with their own personal, work and life commitments.
There are no formal entry requirements but candidates are required to produce a report, details of which will be provided when application is reviewed by the course team. Your level of study will be based on previous experience and/or qualifications outlined in your personal statement
Units from this course can be gathered to form the Group Award for PDA Education Assistant, but they should be working in an educational support role, and therefore it may not be suitable for school leavers to study these units.
It consists of units at a variety of educational levels.
Extended part time
Continuous assessment throughout each unit.
August and fleixble start dates throughout the year
For information on costs of this course please contact the college at which you wish to study.
Guidance will be given on possible progression routes, eg NC/HNC Early Education and Childcare, NC Health and Social Care, SVQ's in Health and/or Childcare. Progression depends on other qualifications.
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We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Inverness College UHI. Inverness College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.