Introduction to Early Education & Childcare - Evening

This blended learning course will offer participants an insight into what it would be like to work in an early education and childcare setting. Candidates will be required to attend four evening class sessions and will be provided with online flexible learning materials to work through between classes. This course may be of interest to parents or those thinking about early learning and childcare as a career option

Important Information for all non UK nationals

The College has a requirement to complete a residency check on all non-UK nationals for tuition fee purposes. When you book and pay for your course online, please be aware that you will be contacted by a member of our Student Administration team and asked to provide documents i.e. a copy of your passport; proof of your settlement status and EU share code.

Following assessment of evidence, if you do not meet the criteria for ‘home fee status’, you will contacted and advised of any additional fee required.

If you require further information please contact residency@forthvalley.ac.uk

EU Nationals

If you are currently living in the UK then you should have already applied for the EU Settlement Scheme which will allow you to continue living in the UK. 

From 1st January 2021, if you are a national of a country outwith the UK it is most likely you will need a visa to study in the UK.  You can check if you require a visa by visiting the UK Government’s website here.  If you require a student visa, further information can be obtained at the following link.

For the latest information about EU nationals studying in the EU, you should visit the UK Government’s website.

 

  • Child development
  • Play in early education and childcare
  • Working in early education and childcare

  • This course is at introductory level and may be of interest to those thinking about early learning and childcare as a career option.

  •  No formal qualifications or experience are required.

Course places are only secured after payment/funding has been arranged

As per the College Tuition Fees and Refund Policy, tuition fees are non-refundable except under exceptional circumstances.

 

Student Paying

Fees of less than £150 must be paid in full. Payment by instalment is available, provided the course fee is greater than £150.

Instalments must be paid via direct debit over a 4-month period and an initial 30% deposit is required in order to secure your place. You will not be able to apply online if paying by direct debit, you must contact Evening Admissions by email at - eveninginfo@forthvalley.ac.uk

 

Employer Paying

If your employer is paying for your tuition fees, an Employers Agreement form or letter from your employer must be submitted prior to or on enrolment. You can access the Employer Agreement form here and this should be returned to evening admissions -eveninginfo@forthvalley.ac.uk

Refunds will only be given if the course is cancelled or significantly altered by the College. Please refer to our Tuition Fee and Withdrawal procedure for further information.

Location

Falkirk Campus

Availability

8

Attendance

Evening

Start date

20 September 2022

End date

29 November 2022

Start time

18.00

End time

20.00

Cost per person

£90.00

Location

Falkirk Campus

Availability

12

Attendance

Evening

Start date

10 January 2023

End date

21 March 2023

Start time

18.00

End time

20.00

Cost per person

£90.00