What is the course about?
This qualification will develop the knowledge and awareness of the types of provision in the Health, Social Care and Childrens and Young Peoples sectors. It includes the roles played by workers, through to health and safety and working with others.
Is a pre-enrolment interview or assessment required for this course?
Yes, please contact our customer services before enrolling.
What level is the course and do I require particular skills, experience or prior qualifications?
Level 1 English Functional skills OR ESOL Level 2 required.
What topics does the course cover?
From health and safety to working with others.
How will I be taught and assessed?
You will be assessed by your tutor/ assessor using a range of methods. This could include tasks such as designing charts or leaflets, coursework or assignments.
Are there any other costs or equipment I need to get?
Learners on a low income or in receipt of applicable benefits will not be required to pay a fee. We may also be able to provide a laptop*. You will need regular access to a computer or laptop and reliable internet service to complete this course. Once enrolled, learners will be able to download a free copy of Microsoft Office and will be given access to Microsoft office 365. There is a one off fee of £45 for One file and photo-copy.
By the end of the course what should I be able to do?
You could work towards a career in adult health and social care in a supervised job role. You will be able to progress on to the Level 2 qualification either in childcare or Adult Health and Social care.
What are the progression opportunities following this course?
Head into a higher qualification in the area to venture into the working world of adult health and social care.