What is special about this course?
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
- 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.
How will I study my course?
- Distance learning
- Work based
How long will my course last?
Extended part time
Where can I study my course?
- Inverness Campus
August and flexible start dates throughout the year
For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.
What can I do on completion of my course?
Guidance will be given on possible progression routes, eg NC/HNC Early Education and Childcare, NC/HNC Childhood Practice, NC Health and Social Care, SVQ's in Health and/or Childcare. Progression depends on other qualifications.
Is there more information available online?
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