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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 and includes a minimum of 9 weeks working with an employer on an industry placement.

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

  • Ambulance care assistant
  • Emergency care assistant
  • Healthcare assistant
  • Care worker
  • Palliative care assistant

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

You will develop a general understanding of health and science:

  • Working within the health and science sector
  • Health, safety and environmental regulations
  • Managing information and data
  • Principles of good scientific and clinical practice
  • Core science concepts including the structure of cells, tissues and large molecules, genetics, microbiology and immunology

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

  • Understanding the healthcare sector
  • Providing person-centred care
  • Supporting health and wellbeing
  • Further knowledge of both human anatomy and physiology and of diseases and disorders
  • Infection prevention and control

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
Nottingham
NG1 7HB

Start: Monday 11th September 2023

Course code: C042147 / Q042148

Qualification

NCFE T Level Technical Qualification in Health

Duration

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.

Progression

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.