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WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

This course is ideal for candidates already working in the area of Health and Social care or wishing to pursue a career in Health and Social care. Apprentices are usually aged 19+.

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Location: Central Campus

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FORMAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

You will need to attend a formal interview and skills assessment at the College. You will also need to secure a work placement before starting an apprenticeship, although the College can assist you with this.

WHAT DOES THE COURSE INVOLVE?

Apprentices attend college full time for the first four weeks to study preliminary units of the programme. For the rest of the programme, you will spend four days in your work placement and one day in college each week.

If you are already employed, you will attend college one day a week from the start of your programme.

While at the College, you will study for a technical certificate and learn key skills. Your NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care is undertaken in the workplace.

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

A range of assessments will be an important part of this qualification, including work placement observations, on-line computerised testing, oral questioning, professional discussions and assignments.

WHERE CAN I GO NEXT?

Successful completion of this apprenticeship enables you to progress on to Advanced programmes. These apprenticeships are an excellent gateway to permanent employment.

Success Rates on courses for 16-18 year-olds nearly 7% better than national average*