These qualiﬁcations develop knowledge and awareness of the types of provision in the Health, Social Care and Children’s and Young People’s sectors.
They cover the roles played by workers – from principles and values through to health and safety and working with others. In the Certificate and Diploma there is the option to take units in more specialised areas such as learning disability, sensory loss or mental health.
The qualifications are aimed at learners who wish to develop an understanding of these settings before deciding whether working in the sector is for them.
Anyone considering a career in health and/or social care with adults or children and young people.
You should be at least 14 years old. We do not set any other entry requirements but colleges or training providers may have their own guidelines.
The Award requires 10 credits, the Certiﬁcate requires 25 and the Diploma requires 37.
They will be assessed by your tutor or assessor using a range of methods. This could include tasks such as designing charts or leaﬂets, coursework or methods such as oral questioning.
No, as these are knowledge only qualiﬁcations.
You can usually complete them in a year or less.
The Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care, the Level 2 Certiﬁcate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce or the Level 2 Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education & Care.
We are flexible with training numbers so please call us with your requirements. We can then work something out for you.
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