Find out more about our role approving this award, and other helpful resources, in our childhood practice award article.
This award is open to people who already hold a qualification suitable for SSSC registration as a practitioner in day care of children services (usually an SVQ Social Services (Children and Young People) at SCQF level 7 or HNC Childhood Practice). Managers and lead practitioners require a childhood practice award at SCQF level 9 or above for SSSC registration.
Find universities, colleges and training centres that offer recognised childhood practice awards below. You can access these awards in different ways depending on your prior learning and entry requirements set by the learning provider.
|College, training centre or university||Type of award|
|University of Edinburgh||BA Childhood Practice|
|University of Glasgow||BA Childhood Practice or Postgraduate Diploma Childhood Practice|
|University of the West of Scotland||BA Childhood Practice or Graduate Diploma Childhood Practice|
|Edinburgh College||PDA Childhood Practice SCQF Level 9|
|University of Strathclyde||BA Childhood Practice|
|University of the Highlands & Islands||BA Childhood Practice|
|Glasgow Clyde College||PDA Childhood Practice SCQF Level 9|
|North East Scotland College||PDA Childhood Practice SCQF Level 9|
|Child Central Training Ltd||PDA Childhood Practice SCQF Level 9|
|Step-Up||PDA Childhood Practice SCQF Level 9|
|University of Dundee||BA Childhood Practice|
|University of Aberdeen||BA Childhood Practice|