BTEC L1 Certificate in Health and Social Care
If you enjoy helping people and want to make a difference to their lives, a career in Health & Social Care could be just what you are looking for.
The Pearson BTEC Level 1 Award and Certificate in Introduction to Health, Social Care and Children’s and Young People’s Settings have been developed to give learners the opportunity to:
- engage in learning that is relevant to them and which will provide opportunities to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life
- develop their knowledge and awareness of health, social care and children’s and young people’s settings.
- develop an understanding of the similarities and differences between these settings
- achieve a nationally recognised level 1, vocationally-related qualification in health and social care
- progress to employment in the health and social care or children’s services sectors
- progress to related general and/or vocational qualifications in health and social care or children’s services, e.g. nurse, social worker, youth worker, etc
What does it take…? Empathy, responsibility, perseverance and a strong desire to help others. If that sums you up, then a course in Health and Social Care may be for you!
BTEC NVQ Level 2 Certificate for Children and Young people’s work force
This work-based qualification is aimed at learners who are working, or want to work, in early learning and childcare, social care and learning development and support services. It could lead to employment as an assistant in a children’s centre, nursery or playgroup, care worker, youth and community worker or registered childminder or nanny.
To join this course you must be willing and able to participate in a one day a week workshop, attend a weekly work placement, as well as attending Maths and English sessions with the support of our tutors.
The qualification gives you as a learner the opportunity to:
- develop and demonstrate competence in working as part of the children and young people’s workforce in roles
- develop technical skills and knowledge and understanding related to the specified job roles
- have existing skills recognised
- achieve a nationally-recognised Level 2 qualification
- develop your own personal growth and engagement in learning.