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Progression Curriculum - Award in Skills for Health and Social Care (QCF) level 1 at EKC Group

Course description

Perfect if you are considering a career in social care industry.

Course content

Perfect if you are considering a career in social care industry.

Entry requirements

This course is a combination of Entry 3 and Level 1 depending on your entry requirements. If you have no formal qualifications you will work towards and Entry 3 qualification which will enable you to progress to Level 1 the following year. This will give you more time to improve you maths and English to enable you to meet the entry requirements needed to progress to Level 2.

Assessment

You will learn through practical demonstrations, and assessment will be through written work.

Financial information

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare. Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:Folkestone Campus - 01843 605062 (or e-mail supportservices.folkestone@eastkent.ac.uk) Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.

Future opportunities

What next? On successful completion you could progress onto our Level 2 programme.

Further information

Please note that for applications for the 19/20 academic year the EKC Group is using a new online system and you will be required to register and track your application using this system. You will receive an e-mail informing you of this and what to do next. You will be using the EKC Enterprise platform.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 13 November 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: F00074/1/1-36
  • Web url: www.EKCGroup.ac.uk
  • Number of planned places: 20

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    • EKC Group's Folkestone College is in easy reach of the town centre and Folkestone's thriving creative quarter.

      We offer Study Programmes and courses across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.

      We already haveThe Edge, our School of Creative and Business, a unique combination of a Peter Jones Enterprise Academy and a range of Design, Photography and Film  courses as well as some other fantastic new facilties planned for 2019..

      EKC Group is committed to developing the prosperity and well-being of the communities we serve.