Edge Hill University Early Years Pgce

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Edge Hill University Early Years Pgce

Edge Hill University Early Years Pgce

PGCE Early Years Education with QTS

  • International Students Can Apply
  • Professional Practice Placements
  • Professional Accreditation


UCAS Code: X124
Course Length: 1 Year Full-Time
Start Dates: September 2017, September 2018
Department: Faculty of Education
Location: Edge Hill University


Please note, this programme is closed to further applications for September 2017 entry.

  • Train to teach children aged 3-7 and gain a recommendation for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS);
  • Benefit from high quality training through partnerships with schools;
  • Learn how to enthuse and inspire young children with creative teaching.


Successful completion of the programme leads to recommendation for Qualified Teacher Status.

This programme will equip you with the skills, understanding and experience to become a leader of learning in a wide variety of Early Years settings, including primary schools, nursery settings and children’s centres.

You will be trained across the Early Years Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1, combining on-campus study with high quality training in schools, ensuring you gain the experience to be an outstanding teacher of children aged 3-7.

On completion of the course you will have the confidence to take up your first teaching post with a clear appreciation of the latest approaches and strategies to teaching theory, combined with extensive practical experience, to enable you to educate and inspire Early Years children.


Edge Hill University
St Helens Road
L39 4QP
United Kingdom

+44(0)1695 575171