Health and Social Care (BTEC Subsidiary Diploma Level 3) at Central College Nottingham
This course is for those looking for a career in Health or Social Care.
Subject studied include:
- Equality, Diversity & Rights
- Health, Safety & Security
- Development Through the Life Stages
- Caring for Children and Young People
- Anatomy & Physiology
One of the following:
- 4 GCSEs at grades A*-C including English Language and Maths*
- A relevant Level 2 qualification including GCSE English Language and Maths* at grade A*-C
*If you do not have both GCSE English Language and Maths at A*-C, we may accept one of them at Grade D in addition to your 4 GCSEs at A*-C. Functional Skills may be accepted instead of GCSE English and/or Maths. Functional Skills Level 1 is equivalent to GCSE Grade D and Level 2 to GCSE Grade C.
Adults who are aged 19+ with relevant industry experience but without the necessary qualifications are welcome to apply.
All units are assessed by coursework. There is a substantial amount of coursework required to complete the course and learners should expect to do College work in their own time.
Students who complete the year can enrol for a further year to complete the Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care. A further year's study would lead to the full BTEC Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care, worth 3 A Levels.
Career opportunities include:
- Occupational Therapy Assistant
- Family Support Worker
- Youth Work
- Community Care Assistant
- Day Care Worker
- Residential Care Worker
- Support Worker
- Medical Technican
- Clinical Support Worker
To support your application we will ask you to bring in a school report.
All learners need to pay £45 for a Disclosure and Barring Service check and £15 for a t-shirt. Any offer of a place on the course is subject to Disclosure and Barring Service clearance. This course will be delivered over 2 days a week. You are advised to buy a course textbook.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Central College Nottingham directly.