Level 1 Health and Social Care September Start

Certificate Health & Social Care

Course Details

Subject Area
Health & Social Care
Age Group
16 - 18

Openshaw Campus
(Full Time - 1 year)

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This course gives you the opportunity to acquire and develop generic, transferable and sector-specific skills for Health and Social Care in order to complete tasks and demonstrate a level of achievement that enables you to progress to further learning.

The Certificate offers an introduction to the health and social care sector before then allowing you to progress onto the diploma - gives you the opportunity to develop a broader range of skills in the health and social care sector - later in the academic year.

On the course you'll learn about health and social care services, communication skills required for the sector, how to advise others about healthy lifestyles and much more.

Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.

Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.

Assessment for this course will take place through the completion of coursework and practical activities.

Upon successful completion of this qualification, learners will have the opportunity to progress onto the Level 1/2 Extended Certificate in Health and Social Care to further their knowledge of the sector.

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This course is fully funded.
If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.

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Health & Social Care

There’s arguably no greater reward in life than helping another person.

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