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Health and Social Care

  • 1 Year | Full Time
  • Suffolk New College (Ipswich)
  • Level 1 | Vocational

Course overview

This course will help develop the knowledge and understanding of working within the health and social care sector and develop an interest in caring roles and responsibilities. Learners will take part in practical activities, workshops and written assignments. Learners may have opportunities to explore service provisions within our local community. The qualification will help support progression to Level 2 Health & Social Care.

Units are likely to include: Health & Safety in a Social Care Setting, Working in Health & Social Care, Person Centred Support, Equality & Inclusion in Health & Social Care, Principles & Values of Working in a Health & Social Care Setting, Healthy Eating for Children & Adults, Communication Skills.

Course highlights

  • Knowledge/ vocational skills
  • Range of settings
  • Experienced health professionals
  • Variety of placements
  • Develop career aim

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