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Health and Social Care Level 2 at Craven College

Course description

If you love caring for people, making them feel their best and want to explore the underpinning knowledge of Health & Social Care, this Level 2 Diploma could be for you.

This course gives you a comprehensive introduction to Health and Social Care which will enable you to progress to Level 3 courses and employment in the industry.
Our tutors have a wide range of Health and Social Care experience ranging from managing Residential Homes and Homecare Services for people with learning difficulties to being a Ward Sister, to working in Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary and Special Schools through to Social Services. Their backgrounds mean that they have a wealth of experience on which to base their teaching and your learning. They also have many well established contacts within the industry which is good in terms of work experience opportunities and excellent guest speakers.

Course content

  • Communication in Health & Social Care
  • Individual Rights in Health & Social Care
  • Individual Needs in Health & Social Care
  • Ensuring Safe Environments in Health & Social Care

Entry requirements

  • 4 GCSEs 9-3 (A*-D) or Working in the Care Sector Level 1 including English & maths GCSEs 9-2 (A*-E)
  • Clear (DBS) Disclosure & Barring Service check


Written and practical assessment

Financial information

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Future opportunities


Your choices may include:

  • Health & Social Care Level 3
  • Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship

Your choices may include:

  • Care Assistant
  • Nursery Assistant

Further information

At Craven College we want you to be successful both during your time here at College and anything you decide to do after College.

The support services within College exist to help support you to get the most out of your course:Craven College Support

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 28 August 2018
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