Practical Vs Theory
This qualification is suitable for learners aged 19 and above.
Entry is at the discretion of the Centre. However, learners should be aged at least 16 to undertake the qualification.
There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they’ve already achieved a Level 1 qualification.
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Potential Future Career
This qualification provides an ideal taster for those who may be new to the sector or new to the world of work. It is accessible to learners of all ages who may want to understand more about working in health and social care. It aims to introduce some basic concepts of caring and preparation for employment in the sector.
The qualification covers the areas of communication, equality, diversity and inclusion, personal development, role of the social care worker, handling information, health and safety, safeguarding, duty of care and person – centred approaches.
It is a must have for anyone taking the adult Intermediate Health and Social Care apprenticeship.
Tamzin, who achieved D*D*D*, said, “The tutor feedback was exceptional and detailed, enabling me to get distinctions across every assignment. I have now secured a job as a Veterinary Care Assistant.”