Childhood Studies

A word from us

Our nationally recognised facilities in our Dewsbury and Huddersfield centres makes us the perfect place for you to develop your skills for childcare studies.

Not only do we boast state of the art facilities but our strong established links within the childcare sector offers you the chance to gain valuable experience in the real world.

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Did you know?

There are many employment opportunities in the childcare sector from becoming a nursery nurse and teaching assistant to managing or supervising a child care centre, there are plenty of options waiting for you in this career path.

A word from our students

College was really good for me. The staff were always helpful and supportive and I got some fantastic experience in the field I now work in.

Moeed Ahmed
Course: Childcare Level 3


A sponsored walk for dogs and their owners will celebrate the launch of a partnership between the local RSPCA and Kirklees College.

Kirklees College hosted a celebration event to mark the progress of the Process Manufacturing Centre in Huddersfield with the opening of a ‘Partnership Garden’.

Animal management students from Kirklees College’s Taylor Hill Centre had a wild time on a field trip to South Africa.

Staff and students from Kirklees College put their tastebuds to the test for a TV consumer challenge.

Three apprentices from Kirklees College were awarded at the Kirklees Apprenticeship Hub Awards at the John Smiths Stadium, Huddersfield.

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