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Health & Social Care

You will receive a Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care.

  • Entry Requirements, Units, Assessment and more...

    Entry Requirements

    Completion of the Level 1 Health and Social Care course or Initial assessment completion at level 2. An interview will also be carried out to check suitability.

    Assessment Method

    Portfolio of evidence that will include assignment reflectiove logs and presentations

    Aims of the course

    This qualification provides foundational knowledge for learners who may be new to the sector or new to the world of work. It is accessible to learners who may want to understand more about working in health and social care. It aims to introduce some basic concepts of caring and preparation for employment in the sector.

    Progression Opportunities

    This course allows progress to the next level of study: Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care. Acees to Nursing (Applicants will need to meet the required entry requirements for English and maths).* Level 2 childcare OR Level 3 childcare ( Applicants will need to meet the required entry requirements for English and maths).

    Facilities

    Career Options

    Senior care workersCare workers and home carersWelfare and housing associate professionals.

Course Details

Venue Lewisham Way
Day/Eve Day
Mode Full Time
Duration 35 weeks
Start Date 05/09/2022
End Date 23/06/2023
Course Code 3HCAV9S0

Funding

For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

16-18 Free
19-24 £ 633
24+ Please Enquire
International £9,000

More Options

  • Starting 05/09/2022 at Lewisham Way
    Venue Lewisham Way
    Day/Eve Day
    Mode Part Time
    Duration 36 weeks
    Start Date 05/09/2022
    End Date 01/07/2023
    Course Code 3HCAZ9A0

    Funding

    For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

    16-18 Free
    19-24 £ 633
    24+ Please Enquire
    International Please Enquire
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Coronavirus update

Lewisham College is closely monitoring all communications and guidance as it becomes available. This information is for students and staff and reflects updates from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Public Health England (PHE). We are prepared to escalate our contingency arrangements in the event of change.

The government is monitoring the situation closely and will continue to work with the WHO and international community. For staff and students it remains business as usual across our sites and our workplaces.

Please note that, at present, this advice refers only to arrivals from Wuhan, and not the remainder of China. If you have returned from Wuhan you should:

General guidance for those planning visits to Wuhan or other destinations in China

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) maintains updated travel advice for those planning a trip to Wuhan or other destinations in China. This is available at:

www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/china

Note

This advice is derived from The Department of Health and Social Care will be publishing updated data on a daily basis at 2pm until further notice:

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-information-for-the-public#situation-in-the-uk

Supplementary Q&A for individuals wishing to know more around how the UK is managing the risk:

https://publichealthmatters.blog.gov.uk/2020/01/23/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-what-you-need-to-know/