Working with children can be the most rewarding job in the world. Each day you’re helping to develop their young minds and are making an important and lasting difference to their future

Childcare Courses


Level Options Course Options
Level 1/2 Equivalent to 4 GCSEs (Alternative to repeating GCSEs) City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Children's Care Learning and Development
Level 3 Equivalent to 3 A-Levels (ideal for progression to University) City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Children's Care Learning and Development

NCFE CACHE Level 3 Extended Diploma for Children’s Care Learning and Development (Northern Ireland)
Level 5/6 Degree courses accredited by Foundation Degree in Early Childhood Studies, validated by Queen’s University Belfast, quality assured by Stranmillis University College

BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies from Stranmillis University College; validated by Queen’s University Belfast