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Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care - Level 2 at Broadstairs College

Course description

Perfect if you are looking to move into employment within the childcare profession or want to progress on to university.

Course content

Perfect if you want to study an engineering programme whichn provides multi-skilled industry standard training.

Entry requirements

4 Ds or 3s or above including English at 3 and maths at 4 or a relevant full level 1.


You will learn through practical sessions in our Centre for Environmental Technologies.

Delivery is by practical demonstration and assessment. You will be assessed via written coursework and assignments s. There are course specific unit assignments which are internally assessed with an end of course online exam based on the mandatory units.

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:Broadstairs Campus - 01843 605062 (or e-mail Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.

Future opportunities

On successful completion you will have gained a range of experience in a variety of engineering disciplines and be prepared for employment with a valuable mix of skills and knowledge. You could chose to progress on to one of our Level 3 Study Programmes or continue on to one of our Apprenticeships.

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. Please go to for further information about this new system.

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: 05 February 2019
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: B00039/1/1-5
  • Web url:
  • Number of planned places: 20

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