you have a passion for caring and want to develop your skills to equip you for a career in Health & Social Care. This Level 2 qualification is mapped against National Occupational Standards for Health and Social Care and acts as a robust and thorough grounding to the industry.
You will develop your knowledge and understanding across a variety of topics, including: Health and safety, communication skills, safeguarding and equality & diversity.
Minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade D/Grade 3 or above (preferably English Language and maths); or pass at BTEC Level 1 Certificate or equivalent; or progression from a relevant Level 1 qualification along with Level 1 or above in English language and Maths.
You will also need to attend an informal interview with the course tutor and provide two confidential references.
Assessment are carried out using a range of methods, which could include: direct observation within the workplace, a portfolio of evidence and written assignments.
You may be able to progress onto the CACHE Level 3 certificate in Health and Social Care. Careers options include: employment in the Health & Social Care industry working with children, the elderly or in a mental health setting.