This course aims to develop your knowledge and awareness of health, social care and children’s and young people’s settings. You do not need any prior qualifications or a specific level of attainment to take this qualification.
This qualification is intended to provide you with a broad introduction to the health and social care sector. It will cover the principles and values that underpin work in this sector, equipping you with the relevant knowledge and skills alongside a range of transferable employability skills. This Level 1 course gives you a good knowledge and understanding of what it is like to work in the sector.
Introduction course prior to the full Level 2 course in Skills for Health and Social Care. This essential short course gives you and your teacher the ideal opportunity to see if the full course is for you, in terms of content and workload, without the pressure of actual assignments or exams.
This qualification is intended to provide learners with a broad introduction to the health and social care sector, equipping learners with underpinning knowledge and skills specific to the sector alongside a range of transferable employability skills. This will support progression to further learning and ultimately to work in health and social care or other related sectors.