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 L2 Common Health Conditions

Full-time L2 Common Health Conditions Level 2 | Certificate in Common Health Conditions

This Level 2 qualification is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills required to enter the health and social care industry upon completion, or to progress onto a Level 3 qualification.

You will study a range of common physical and emotional health conditions (for ex...

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Tuition Fees

16-18

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course.

19-23

If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (English or Maths Course etc.)

If you are 19 or over and taking an English or Maths course up to an including Level 2, and have not previously achieved a GCSE Grade A* to C or grade 4 or higher, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 2 Course or Below etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying a level 2 course or below, you may be entitled to a Low Income/Benefit Waiver. If awarded, this Waiver will cover your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 3 Course or Above etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying on a level 3 course or above, and the Level 3 Legal Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may however be eligible to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the tuition fees.

Please make arrangements to pay your course fee costs at the time of enrolment. Payment is due prior to the start of your course. The option to pay via an instalment plan is available if required. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date course fees – these may be subject to change.

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Summary

This Level 2 qualification is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills required to enter the health and social care industry upon completion, or to progress onto a Level 3 qualification.

You will study a range of common physical and emotional health conditions (for example, sensory loss, dementia, mental health issues and disabilities). You will also study a mandatory unit: understand how to contribute to monitoring the health of individuals affected by health conditions.

What do I need to join?

1 GCSE at grade 3 in Maths or English Language (with grade 2 for the other subject), plus a further 2 GCSEs at grade 3. You will also need DBS clearance and a good academic reference.

How will I know how I am doing?

You will be continuously assessed through your assignment tasks. Assignments are set throughout the year, so you will know how well you are doing, with regular one-to-one feedback from your tutor and formal feedback on your assessments on TEAMS.

Maths & English

Learners can study a maximum of 2 GCSEs alongside the Certificate in Common Health Conditions. Learners with a grade 3 (D) in Maths and/or English are required to retake the qualification, and this will be taught alongside their vocational qualification. Learners with a grade 2 (E) or below in Maths will study functional skills alongside their vocational qualification.

Employability

This course provides you with the knowledge needed to work with children, young people and adults in a health or social care setting. This is suitable for career development opportunities for those already working in the sector.

Work Experience

All learners on the HSC pathway are required to complete a DBS check. Learners will complete a placement for 1 day a week and 1 block week in a relevant setting.

What can I do next?

Learners who successfully complete the qualification can go into employment or progress onto a Level 3 qualification, provided that they meet the required progression criteria. Alternatively, learners can apply for an apprenticeship in a related field.

What are my career options?

After completing this course, you could get an apprenticeship or employment in a variety of health and social care settings.

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Course information last updated: Tuesday 12th November 2019 @ 10.50am (5 days ago)

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