A broad introduction to the Health and Social Care and Early Years sector, equipping learners with underpinning knowledge and skills specific to the sector alongside a range of transferable employability skills. This course is designed to support progression to further learning and ultimately to work in health and social care, early years or other related sectors.
Assessment will be undertaken through a range of assignments, group work and simulations, observations, demonstrating work skills, work experience and social action opportunities.
Completion of this level 1 course could lead directly to an Apprenticeship in Health & Social Care or Childcare or progression on to a specialist course of Childcare or Health and Social Care at level 2.
Visits and speakers will be arranged during the year with opportunity to attend vocationally relevant work places and exhibitions/shows. A DBS check costing £45.00 is required for this course. Uniform costs are approximately £40.