This course is perfect if you are aged 19+ and want to develop your knowledge and skills in health and social care, in order for you to progress into employment in the sector.
You’ll learn all about:
- Duty of care
- How to support individual needs
- Person-centred care
- Health and safety
- Communication skills
You’ll also learn all about:
- Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
- Health, Safety and Security
- How to promote health education
- Personal and professional development
You can expect to gain this Level 3 qualification in just one year of study. You’ll learn in a supportive and encouraging environment whilst developing a portfolio of work to be assessed in the workplace. You’ll also have lots of opportunities for personal development.
664 Nuthall Road
Start: 7th September 2020
Course code: C026077 / Q026078
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Health and Social Care
You’ll need 5 GCSEs at grades 9– 4 (A*– C), including English Language and Maths – both of these must be grades 9– 4 (A*– C) or Functional Skills Level 2 in English and maths, or a relevant Level 2 vocational qualification with English and Maths GCSE grades 9– 4 (A*– C). Adults without GCSE qualifications are required to demonstrate that they are working at Level 2 in English Language and at/towards Level 2 in Maths.
Assignment tasks, case studies, presentations, professional discussion and assessments in ICT, assessment in placement.
Choose to follow with further study at Level 3 in health and social care (e.g. Access to HE), or you could start your career as a healthcare assistant, support worker or health worker.