Early years staff training
We can fund qualifications to meet Scottish Social Service Council requirements through the Edinburgh Early Learning and Childcare Academy.
We offer funding for all City of Edinburgh Council early years staff and for staff at our partner provider nurseries who
- work in Care Inspectorate registered childcare
- are registered as a manager with Scottish Social Services Council
- hold an SVQ 4 or HNC and PDA.
Some courses are for our staff only.
For academic year 2018/19, we offer funding for our staff and our partner provider staff for
- BA Childhood Practice
- PDA Childhood Practice Level 9.
The closing date for applications to these courses is Friday 31 August 2018.
For our staff, we offer funding towards the cost of a Froebel course at the Moray House School of Education.