City & Guilds / WJEC Health & Social Care ‘CORE’ (Adults) Level 2

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Health, Care & Early Years

Level

Level
2

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Part Time Day

Location

Location
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone

Fees

Fees
£605

Start Date

Start Date
02 November 2020

Day(s)

Day(s)
Thursday

Start Time

Start Time
09:15

End Time

End Time
16:45

Duration

Duration
30 weeks

In a nutshell

This course is ideal for anyone working in, or intending to work, in the Health and Social Care sector who can attend college one day a week to study. It’s a new qualification that covers the key concepts in Health & Social Care, reflecting the new ALL WALES INDUCTION FRAMEWORK FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE that now underpins many of the new qualifications in this sector.

This course is for...

…anyone aged 16 or over currently working, or intending to work in the Health and Social Care sector. …domiciliary care workers who haven’t yet registered with Social Care Wales and need to do so by 2021. …adult care workers who haven’t yet registered with Social Care Wales and need to do so by 2022.

Course content

The course covers a range of knowledge and understanding around health and social care, including:

  • Principles and Values of health and social care [adults]
  • Health and well-being [adults]
  • Professional practice as a health and social care worker
  • Safeguarding individuals
  • Health and safety in health and social care

You’ll be assessed by a mixture of externally set case studies and multiple choice questions, and after successful completion of the course you could progress to Level 2 or 3 principles and contexts qualification or practice qualification, or find a job in the health and social care sector.

Entry Requirements

No previous experience is needed for this course, just a desire to succeed in the care industry.

Additional information

Work placement on this course isn’t essential, but it would be to your advantage to have either a volunteer placement or previous experience in the care sector.

Where can I study City & Guilds / WJEC Health & Social Care ‘CORE’ (Adults) Level 2?

EPCE2252AA
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 02 November 2020

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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