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IDW - Childcare Taster

Course Title:

IDW - Childcare Taster

Course Number:

CZKV A60877


Village Learning Centre

Learning Area:

Health, Care


Level 1 (Mixed)


Maria McDonald

Start Date:

23 June 2018

End Date:

23 June 2018

Session Time(s):

Saturday between 10:00 and 12:00

Total Sessions:


Total Hours:


Class Size:

Between 8 and 12 learners.


NOTE: This course has already finished.

Course Information

Inspiring Derby Week 2018Monday 18 June – Saturday 23 June

This is the third year that Derby Adult Learning Service is organising a week of activities across Derby.

There is a wide range of activities throughout the week providing the opportunity to develop new skills and learn more about Derby. Find out what else you can learn with us and our partner organisations in the programme

What will I be learning?

Do you have a desire and interest to work within childcare or gain more knowledge for the child care sector?

Come along and explore our child care courses for level 1, 2 or 3. You can explore some of the resources and chat to experienced tutors and assessors to see if this exciting opportunity is for you!

Please note: booking for this session is essential

Who is this session for?

Anyone over 19 who has an interest in childcare

What do I need to bring?

  • A notepad and pen if you want to make notes
  • Any questions you have about our Childcare courses

Is there a cost?

No - this is a FREE taster session

Progression within DALS

We have lots of courses planned to ensure you have a variety of progression routes. If you are interested in another course, please ask for more information or telephone our helpline on Derby (01332) 717900 or

On completion of this taster, you could progress to:

  • An accredited Childcare course

Health and Wellbeing

The slogan you see on our brochures and leaflets is:

meet enjoy learn achieve

This is because we believe that taking part in adult and community learning can open the door to new friendships, give you something enjoyable and worthwhile to do with your time, enable you to learn something new and give you a sense of achievement. That's got to make you feel good!




Venue Information

Village Learning Centre


Browning Street, Derby, DE23 8DN


Ample Car Parking
Ample Cycle Parking



Disability Support:

Disabled Access to Ground Floor only
Disabled Toilets
Disabled Parking available
Loop System


Limited Facilities
Drinks Machine


Crèche Unavailable


From the city centre, take A5250 road (Burton Rd),go along to the main crossroads with A5111 (Ring Road), turn left on A5111 Warwick Ave, take 2nd exit (straight over) at roundabout, continue and then take 1st right onto Village St and then we are on the left hand side next to Village Primary School. 01332 711371

Bus Routes:

Arriva No. 7 from the bus station and Arriva No. 5 and 5A from Babington Lane

Enrolment Information

In Person

If you would like more information about this course or wish to enrol, please contact via:

Enrolment Centre:

Village Learning Centre

Opening Times:

We are open: * Monday - Friday 9am to 4pm * Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 6pm to 9pm (Term time only)


Browning Street, Derby, DE23 8DN   Find Us

Telephone No:

01332 711371


By Email

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By Phone

To pay by credit/debit card or for more information about this course, please contact us on 01332 717900.


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