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Location: Distance Learning
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Tuition (£): 811.00*
24+ Loan Amount: 811.00****
This course is suitable for those who are wishing to change career or move into employment after a career break. It will give you the knowledge, understanding and skills you need to prepare for employment in the social care sector. If you are new to working in the sector, it will provide personal and career development opportunities.
There are no formal entry requirements. However, you will need to demonstrate an appropriate level of written English in order to complete the qualification.
You will study the following areas:
Equality, diversity and inclusion
Role of the social care worker
Health and safety
Duty of care
How will I be assessed?
You will produce a portfolio of evidence which will be assessed by your tutor. The course is a combination of taught sessions and distance learning.
The class will run for 2 hours per week, every other week.
Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?
What can I do after this course?
You can progress to a Level 2 or 3 Diploma in Adult Social Care
You can advance in a variety of roles within the sector, such as Health Care Assistant or Support Worker
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* Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are not entitled to any concessions.
*** Co-Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are entitled to any partial concessions.
**** Advanced Learner Loan: if you are aged 19 or over and want to study at Level 3, 4, 5 or 6, you could apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the costs of your study. This is the fee that would need to be financed by a successful application for a loan. Alternatively, you or your employer could pay the fees directly.