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Health, Social Care and Children's and Young People's Settings Level 1 at Warwickshire College Group

Course description

This qualification will develop your knowledge and awareness of the types of provision in the Health, Social Care and in the Children’s and Young People’s sector. You will study the roles played by workers – from principles and values through to health and safety and working with others. In the Certificate there is the option to take units in more specialised areas such as learning disability, sensory loss or mental health. The course also encourages learners to develop the personal and social skills necessary for working in the Childcare or Health and Social Care Sector. There are opportunities for learners to improve on Basic Skills achievements and support is available for students who need help with their written work. There also maybe the opportunity to participate in a placement in a Health, Social Care and Children’s and Young People’s Settings.

Entry requirements

No formal qualifications are necessary for this course. You will need an interview with a Course Tutor and a positive School/ College report.


You will be assessed by your tutor or assessor using a range of methods. This could include tasks set by CACHE such as designing charts or leaflets, coursework or methods such as oral questioning.

Future opportunities

Successful students may be able to progress to an appropriate Level 2 qualification or to seek training through employment

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Warwickshire College Group directly.

Last updated date: 19 January 2017
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