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T Level Technical Qualification in Health (Level 3) (16 – 18) — Full-time

Course outline

A T Level is a nationally-recognised qualification that is worth the same number of UCAS points as 3 A levels and is accepted by universities. It is an examination based qualification with a placement element.

The core component for this qualification will focus on a range of health and care related specialisms and has a core science component with an emphasis on the study of human anatomy as well as physics and chemistry. The qualification is made up of a practical placement combined with classroom based delivery.

This course has been designed to focus on the nursing and healthcare setting with an emphasis on allowing learners to experience employment as an adult nurse. Core components for this course can be found listed below:

In addition to the core content, you will study the following specialism:

  • Adult Nursing

This course is suitable for anyone wanting a career in health and healthcare and students can progress into roles such as:

  • Adult Nursing
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Paediatric Nursing
  • Midwifery

You will develop a specialist understanding of health and science:

  • Core science concepts including the fundamentals of human anatomy and physiology and how this applies to a healthcare setting
  • Working within the health and science sector
  • Health, safety and environmental regulations
  • Record keeping within the clinical setting
  • Principles of good scientific and clinical practice

You will also learn about topics specific to health, including:

  • Understanding the healthcare sector
  • Providing person-centred care
  • Supporting health and wellbeing
  • Infection prevention and control

Students can also use this T Level to progress to a related higher-level apprenticeship or course of study at a higher level.

This course will be taught at our City Hub Campus where you will have access to fantastic facilities including a brand-new £600k simulated Hospital Ward and state-of-the-art healthcare equipment.

How to apply for this course

Apply online to start in 2023/24.

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Location Date
111 Canal Street

Start: Monday 4th September 2023

Course code: C042147 / Q042148


NCFE T Level Technical Qualification in Health


2 years

Level Level 3
Entry requirements

You need a minimum of five GCSEs at grade 5 or above, including English, Maths and Science at grade 5.

This course is for students aged 16-18 only.

Teaching & assessment

To complete a range of externally-assessed projects including role plays, written exams and employer-set projects alongside completing 315 hours of relevant industry experience.


Students will usually progress into Higher Education to study Adult Nursing.

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees.

If you are an EU/EEA or Swiss National, please visit our EU Settled Status scheme page for more information.