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:
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.
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