If you have achieved the course and Level 1 Functional Skills in English and maths and are suitable to work in childcare or health and social care then you can study at level 2 in either of these subjects.
What can this course lead to?
Who is it for?
If you’re looking to develop your basic skills in caring for children or are looking to boost your knowledge and skills in preparation for working within the health and social care industry then this course is perfect.
What is covered?
Preparing you to work in the care industry requires experience and knowledge, so throughout this course you will focus your study on the following area:
- Human growth and development
- Caring for children and young adults
- Online learning.
You will also be required to undertake a work placement one day a week throughout the year.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
A minimum of Entry Level 3 in English or equivalent and the ability to demonstrate an interest in the subject.
The course is assessed by continuous coursework through the year.
You will need to buy art and craft materials when required.