Health & Social Care Level 2

If you love caring for people, making them feel their best and want to explore the underpinning knowledge of Health & Social Care, this Level 2 Diploma could be for you.

Course Level:
Level 2
Duration:
1 Year
Campus:
Aireville Campus
Awarding Body:
OCR

Overview

This course gives you a comprehensive introduction to Health and Social Care which will enable you to progress to Level 3 courses and employment in the industry.

Our tutors have a wide range of Health and Social Care experience ranging from managing Residential Homes and Homecare Services for people with learning difficulties to be a Ward Sister, to working in Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary and Special Schools through to Social Services. Their backgrounds mean that they have a wealth of experience on which to base their teaching and your learning. They also have many well-established contacts within the industry which is good in terms of work experience opportunities and excellent guest speakers.

Modules

  • Communication in Health & Social Care
  • Individual Rights in Health & Social Care
  • Individual Needs in Health & Social Care
  • Ensuring Safe Environments in Health & Social Care

Entry Requirements

  • 4 GCSEs 9-3 (A*-D) or Working in the Care Sector Level 1 including English & Maths GCSEs 9-2 (A*-E)
  • Clear Enhanced (DBS) Disclosure & Barring Service check

Progression

Career

Your choices may include:

  • Care Assistant
  • Nursery Assistant

Academic

Your choices may include:

  • Health & Social Care Level 3
  • Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship