Health & Social Care - Level 1 - Full Time
Course Title
Health & Social Care - Level 1 - Full Time
Course Code
Mode of Study
Full Time
Pearson – EDEXCEL BTEC Diploma in Health & Social Care
Number of Weeks
Entry Requirements
Entry 3 or some GCSEs at grade 2 and the ability to achieve Level 1 in English and maths
Leads on to
This qualification will prepare you for further study at Level 2 or you can enter employment or apprenticeship at Junior level.
Additional Information
Because of the nature of these courses, you must not have been previously excluded from teaching or working with young people. If you are planning or applying to work with young people under 18 or vulnerable adults you will need to seek enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) clearance, this will be done through the College.
This course is aimed at those who want to develop the knowledge and skills needed to progress to further study and ultimately to employment in the Health & Social Care or related sector. It will provide you with an introduction to the sector, enabling you to make informed future progression choices while developing, and a range of relevant practical, communication and personal development skills.
Areas of study include:
Investigating rights and responsibilities at work
Managing your health at work
Preparing for work placement
Learning from work placement
Health & Social Care needs
Personal care in Health & Social Care
Creative activities for children
Learning experiences for children and young people
Creative and leisure activities for adults in Health & Social Care
Promoting healthy eating in Care
Communication with adults and children in Health & Social Care
Job Opportunities in Health and Social Care