Level 3 Childcare (Part-time)

Course Overview

The Level 3 Children’s Care Learning & Development: Practice and Theory is a Full-time Further Education course designed for students who are interested in working with children in the childcare industry or wish to progress to higher education. This is located in the Health, Social and Childcare (HSC) department.

The course offers a combination of theory taught in College lectures and practical experience working in day nurseries and primary schools.

  • Entry Requirements

    5 GCSEs C or above –English Language needed.

  • Career Prospects

    On completion of this course, learners will be qualified to work as: Teaching assistants, Childminder, Nursery practitioner, Care worker, Preschool worker, Out of school childcare worker, Cylch Meithrin worker. Students can also progress to study Foundation Degrees.

  • Course Modules

    This is also available as an evening course, advertised on our website.

  • Additional Costs

    There will be additional course-related costs.

Study Mode

Adult Learning


Neath College

Course Length



19/20 fees: £700

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