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Health and Social Care (Level 2 BTEC First Diploma) at Barking and Dagenham College

Course description

If you are a caring, hardworking and supportive person then a career in health and social care is just for you. If you are keen and interested in helping the elderly, working with children and young people or supporting the disabled and contributing in a worthwhile way to making life happier and enjoyable for others. Then this is the course for you to start you on one of the most rewarding careers available......... health and social care. The First Diploma programme provides a range of important Level 2 units which build your knowledge, confidence and opportunities for that future valuable career. This programme also aims to improve your English and Maths through Functional Skills sessions - both important areas when considering a future career in care. The opportunity also to complete a Diploma in Employability Skills provides you with an additional qualification and a good understanding of the main qualities required by someone keen to be employed in the care world of work. To qualify at Level 2 you have to successfully achieve all units, including the Functional Skills To progress and be considered for the next level on your career path, you MUST achieve an overall MERIT. Because this career requires reliable people, we also expect good attendance, punctuality and a caring considerate attitude, all of which are taken into account when considering your progression to the next important Level 3 programme. We hope this is the course you have been looking for. If it is, this could open up doors to a rewarding and worthwhile future .... if this course is for you contact Health and Social Care and take the first steps towards a great future. We look forward to hearing from you. Refer to the EDEXCEL website for detailed information: www.edexcel.org.uk/Edexcel BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Health and Social Care

Course content

If you are a caring, hardworking and supportive person then a career in health and social care is just for you. If you are keen and interested in helping the elderly, working with children and young people or supporting the disabled and contributing in a worthwhile way to making life happier and enjoyable for others. Then this is the course for you to start you on one of the most rewarding careers available......... health and social care. The First Diploma programme provides a range of important Level 2 units which build your knowledge, confidence and opportunities for that future valuable career. This programme also aims to improve your English and Maths through Functional Skills sessions - both important areas when considering a future career in care. The opportunity also to complete a Diploma in Employability Skills provides you with an additional qualification and a good understanding of the main qualities required by someone keen to be employed in the care world of work. To qualify at Level 2 you have to successfully achieve all units, including the Functional Skills To progress and be considered for the next level on your career path, you MUST achieve an overall MERIT. Because this career requires reliable people, we also expect good attendance, punctuality and a caring considerate attitude, all of which are taken into account when considering your progression to the next important Level 3 programme. We hope this is the course you have been looking for. If it is, this could open up doors to a rewarding and worthwhile future .... if this course is for you contact Health and Social Care and take the first steps towards a great future. We look forward to hearing from you. Refer to the EDEXCEL website for detailed information: www.edexcel.org.uk/Edexcel BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Health and Social Care

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Barking and Dagenham College directly.

Last updated date: 27 January 2016
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  • Start date: Next September

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