If you are considering a change of job, are wanting to upskill or are looking to boost your career, then make the most of  our Childcare and Teaching courses.

This is a really rewarding sector to work in, and we can provide you with the tools you need to start your career in this field.

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Education and Childhood Studies

Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 2 Certificate


Start Date: Please enquire
Day: Tuesday
Time: 1.30pm - 4.30pm
Duration: 34 weeks

Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 3 Diploma


Start Date: Please enquire
Day: Tuesday
Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm
Duration: 34 weeks

Award in Education and Training Level 3


Start Date: 19th January
Day: Tuesday
Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm
Duration: 12 weeks

CACHE Level 1 Award in Preparing to Work in Schools


Start Date: Please enquire
Time: 12.15pm - 2.45pm, 9.30am - 12pm or 6pm - 8.30pm
Duration: 12 weeks

CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges


Start Date: Please enquire
Time: 12.15pm - 2.45pm, 9.30am - 12pm or 6pm - 8.30pm

PGCE/Certificate in Education


Start Date: September 2021
Duration: 1 year full-time pre-service, 2 years part-time in-service

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Advanced PGCE)


Start Date: September 2021
Duration: 2 years part-time, Delivered at Accrington and Rossendale College and Nelson and Colne College

Foundation Degree in Teaching and Learning Support


Start Date: September 2021
Duration: 2 years full-time, 3-4 years part-time, UCAS Code: TL19

Foundation Degree Early Years


Start Date: Please enquire
Duration: 2 years full-time, 3-4 years part-time

Foundation Degree in Early Years (Childhood Studies)


Start Date: Please enquire
Duration: 2 years Full Time, Delivered at Accrington and Rossendale College UCAS Code: X230

BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies (Top-Up)


Start Date: Please enquire
Duration: 1 years Full Time, Delivered at Accrington and Rossendale College, UCAS Code: X321

BA (Hons) in Education and Professional Development


Start Date: September 2021
Duration: 2 years part-time, 6 Saturday day schools per year at the University of Huddersfield and then the 1:1 tutorials are at Accrington and Rossendale College