T Level In Health
This is a two-year technical study programme: it has been designed with employers to allow you to develop the knowledge and skills needed in healthcare. In year one you will learn core knowledge and skills relevant to health and in year two you will select an occupational specialism route choosing from Supporting the Adult Nursing Team, Supporting the Mental Health Team or Supporting the Care of Children and Young People.
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
This T Level is a two-year technical study programme designed with employers to give you the skills that you need to work within the healthcare industry. You will attend health care settings for a minimum of 45 days to gain work experience. In year one you will study core knowledge and skills needed for the health profession and in year two you will study an occupational specialism selecting from Supporting the Adult Nursing Team, Supporting the Mental Health Team or Supporting the Care of Children and Young People.
You will need 5 or more GCSE’S in total that include Maths, English Language and Science at a grade 5 and a further 2 or more GCSE’s at a grade 4 or above.
What will you learn?
You will study:
- Core knowledge and skills such as health, safety and environmental regulations in the health sector and providing personal care
- Occupation-specific specialist skills and knowledge
How will you learn?
This course will be delivered on-site.
What will you need to bring with you?
You will be required to apply for and hold a clear DBS check. You will need practical, smart clothing and shoes for your placement, some placements may require you to purchase a uniform. Placement is a mandatory part of your course.
How will you be assessed?
You will be assessed through coursework and internally set assignments and projects. You are expected to integrate the experiences you gain on placement into your assignments.
There are two examinations in year 1 and two examinations in year 2.
You could consider a higher level apprenticeship or a higher education degree in a subject such as Adult Nursing, Paramedic Science, Children’s Nursing, Mental Health Nursing and Occupational Therapy.
You could take up a role such as support worker.
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Course Information for Employers
Information for Employers
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Course Information Last Updated On: September 12, 2023 2:22 pm