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Introduction to Health and Social Care, Children and Young People's Settings Level 1


Type: Full Time

Subject: Childcare, Health and Social Care

Level: 1

Start Date: 11 September 2023

Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information

Course Length

1 Year


Level 1

Who is it for

If you're looking to develop your basic skills in caring for children or are looking to boost your knowledge and skills in preparation for working within the health and social care industry then this course is perfect.

Interview Skills Assessment

You will be required to attend a Welcome Event – details will be provided upon application.

What will I need

A minimum of Entry Level 3 in English or equivalent and the ability to demonstrate an interest in the subject.

What is covered

Preparing you to work in the care industry requires experience and knowledge, so
throughout this course you will focus your study on the following areas; safeguarding, human growth and development, caring for children and young adults and online learning.

You will also be required to undertake a work placement one day a week throughout the year.

How is the course assessed

The course is assessed by continuous coursework through the year.

What can this course lead to

If you have achieved the course and Level 1 Functional Skills in English and maths and are suitable to work in childcare or health and social care then you can study at level 2 in either of these subjects.

Are there any additional costs

You will need to buy art and craft materials when required.

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