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Start date: 01/09/2018 - SGS Filton
End date: 31/07/2019
Duration: 1 year
Course length: 1 year
Qualifications: Level 1 Certificate in Skills for Professions in Health and Social Care
Code: 78012
Cost: N/A

SGS Filton

Filton Avenue
Filton
Bristol
BS34 7AT

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Level 1 Health and Social Care

Full time course

Summary

This qualification is designed to provide learners with the opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge that are required to work in all aspects of care with different age groups.

What will I study?

Modules covered include communication in health and social care, craft activities, equality and inclusion, introduction to mental health and introduction to autistic spectrum condition.

Maths & English

All learners will study Functional Skills Maths and English alongside their vocational programme. Learners with a grade 3 (grade D) in Maths and English will be enrolled on the GCSE programme alongside their vocational course.

Employability

We will be delivering a variety of tasks and projects to improve your prospects of becoming more employable when you complete this course.

What do I need to join?

Two GCSEs at grade 2 or above, in English and maths. An acceptable DBS clearance and academic reference. Applicants will also need to successfully pass a taster day and a 6-week probationary period.

What can I do next?

Upon successful completion of the qualification, and all other elements of the study programme, learners can progress into a Level 2 programme at SGS.

Dates & Costs

Level 1 Health and Social Care

Start date: 01/09/2018
End date: 31/07/2019
Duration: 1 year
Course length: 1 year
Time(s): tbc
Qualifications: Level 1 Certificate in Skills for Professions in Health and Social Care
Code: 78012

Tuition Fees

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course. If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, you will not need to pay tuition, exam or material fees using the Level 2 or 3 Entitlement. If you are aged 19 or over, studying a Level 3-6 and a Level 3 Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the fees. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date fees – these may be subject to change.

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