Course details

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Qualification name Technical Certificate in Health and Social Care
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation NCFE
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 6th September 2022
Cost description Please contact provider - fees will be paid by the government for adults without a full level 3 already
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

Year 1 Technical Certificate in Health and Social Care With an anticipated national shortage within this sector, there is no better time to join this industry. During the first year of study, you will cover units such as Health and Safety, Safeguarding to Infection Prevention and Control, Human Growth and Development. There is an option for students to embark on the NHS Health Cadets Scheme and A&E Cadets. Year 2 Technical Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care You will be given insight into a broad range of careers. You will learn about Empowerment, Anatomy and Physiology, Mental Health and Family Issues in Health and Social Care. The research project is an opportunity for students to focus on an area of health and social care that interests them, which can be linked to their career options.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above including either Mathematics or English, or a Level 2 equivalent in this area and GCSE Mathematics or English at grade 4 or above.

Understand how the course will be delivered.

There will also be an externally assessed controlled assessment in each year and an exam in Anatomy and Physiology in Year 2

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

There will also be an externally assessed controlled assessment in each year and an exam in Anatomy and Physiology in Year 2

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Name Accrington and Rossendale College
Address Broad Oak Campus
Broad Oak Road
Accrington
Lancashire
BB5 2AW
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Email apprenticeships@nelson.ac.uk
Phone 01282 440319
Website http://www.nelson.ac.uk

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