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Health & Social Care Level 2 Apprenticeship at Knowsley Community College

Course description

This wide ranging Diploma covers the skills and knowledge needed to care for others in a wide range of health and social care settings. You can choose a pathway that suits your work role. For example working with people with a learning disability, people with dementia or children and young people. You will also cover specific skills for the options you choose, this may include: administering medicine or helping people to eat and drink.

Course content

  • Introduction to communication in health, social care or children's and young people's settings.
  • Introduction to personal development in health, social care or children's and young people's settings.
  • Introduction to equality and incusion in health, social care or children's and young people's settings.
  • Introduction to duty of care in health, social care or children's and young people's settings.

Entry requirements

Learners to complete Level 1 diagnostic assessments in English, Maths and IT (in most cases). All applicants will also have to complete a vocational aptitude test.

Financial information

General Stationary

Future opportunities

Achievement of this qualification can help you to succeed in a variety of job roles in this occupational sector. You may also progress to further qualifications and training at Level 3 which will include an NVQ Diploma relevant to your job role.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Knowsley Community College directly.

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

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    • Within walking distance of Huyton Village and Roby train station, our Roby Campus is the hub of the College and where the majority of our courses are run.

      Features include:

      • College-based radio station, KCC Live 99.8FM
      • 180 seat theatre
      • Hair and beauty salons
      • State of the art recording studio
      • Fitness gym (free student membership)
      • A la carte restaurant, Bistro 36