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Health and Social Care Apprenticeship Level 2 at Stratford-upon-Avon College

Course description

This qualiļ¬cation develops the knowledge and skills needed when working with adults in health and social care environments. It covers a wide range of areas including supporting individuals with their physical and emotional care, daily living needs and health care procedures.

It has three pathways:

  • Generic Health and Social Care
  • Dementia
  • Learning Disability

It is also a must-have for all those undertaking the Level 2 Health and Social Care Apprenticeship.

Course content

Who is it suitable for?

All those who wish to work or who are working in a supervised role with adults in health and social care. You would be working alongside experienced staff to learn new skills and gaining knowledge that would be needed.

Course Content

This consists of the following qualification:

Diploma Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (The Diploma requires 46 credits).

Technical Certificate CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (QCF).

*Functional Skills Level 1 in Mathematics. Level 1 in English.

Other CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Employment, Rights and Responsibilities.

*Functional Skills are only applicable to learners who have not already achieved GCSE grade A-E in English and Maths (or equivalent)


How is this qualification delivered?

To achieve the Diploma element of this course, you will be required to complete a series of units which are then assessed in conjunction with observations in the workplace. This is to ensure you are able to demonstrate practical skills and knowledge in a real setting.  To achieve the Functional Skill components, you will be required to undergo a series of formal tests. All knowledge required to achieve these components will be gained alongside the Diploma. Testing will commence at College and you may be required to attend sessions at College.

Future opportunities

Progression Route:

Level 3 in Health and Social Care.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Stratford-upon-Avon College directly.

Last updated date: 30 January 2017
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