This qualification has been developed for individuals working in, or intending to work, in the Health and Social Care sector. It is targeted at learners in work based learning, further education, and school sixth forms.
The qualification is suitable for:
It is recommended that learners will have completed the core qualification prior to, or alongside other qualifications within the suite.
The qualification will provide a thorough introduction to the principles, values and knowledge needed to work in the Health and Social Care sectors with adults and children and young people.
The content for this qualification includes the following themes:
The qualification is aimed at those working or hoping to work in either adult services or children and young people services.
Learners can choose to complete qualification pathways separately to suit their career aspirations OR they can choose to complete both qualifications.
The qualification is assessed through a series of internally assessed tasks which can be taken throughout the qualification or at its end. There is one externally marked multiple choice question paper.
The latest information Professional Development events and learning opportunities will be available here from autumn 2018.
You will be able to see details on how to find a centre here.