Childcare Courses


West Thames College offers a range of practical childcare courses and apprenticeships with high success rates. Students receive individual support from experienced teachers and gain valuable work placements or apprenticeships in schools, day nurseries and children's centres.

We have strong links with Kingston and Roehampton Universities and many of our students go on to study at higher levels.

Key facts

  • Gain professional qualifications as you work with an apprenticeships or foundation degree
  • Friendly, approachable staff
  • Excellent teaching and resources



West Thames College

One of the top 3 Colleges in London *

* Based on overall performance for students aged 16-18 across all levels in 2018-19

We're still accepting applications!

Apply Now for Courses Starting in 2021

Take a look at our range of Courses and Apply Now.
We also have a range of March-April start courses!

Haven't visited us yet? Register for one of our Open Days and explore our campus using our Virtual Tour.
Also, take a look at our West Thames College Nursery for your childcare needs.

Interested in Adult Courses? Explore our range of courses available throughout the year.

Aged 18-25 and unemployed? See if our Youth Hub is right for you!


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