- Course Code: CC555
- Duration: 1 year
- Validated by: National Council Further Education
This is an exciting opportunity for anyone who would like a career working with children or adults in health and social care; you will gain on the job work experience and study units to help you make your career choice.
You will gain a qualification in occupational studies; this will develop your employability skills and complement your vocational learning.
- What will I study?
This is a one year full time study programme where you will study:-
- Entry Level 3 Certificate in Occupational Studies for the Workplace
- English and Maths*
- Vocational Units
During the programme you will undertake childcare or health and social care workplace experience.
*If you have not achieved a Grade C or above in your Maths and English Language GCSEs you will be required to work towards a GCSE Grade C in these subjects as part of your Study Programme.
- Entry Requirements
To study this course you should possess the following:-
A positive reference from school
A DBS (police check) completed during induction
A genuine desire to work with people
- How will I be assessed?
You will complete a portfolio of evidence; this will be internally and externally verified.
Vocational assignments will be completed in the classroom and at home.
You will also be assessed completing practical work in placement
You will complete exams in English and Maths
- What can I do next?
On successful completion of the study programme you may be given the opportunity to progress onto a level 1 qualification in either childcare or health and social care. This is subject to achieving the relevant English and Maths qualifications.
- Your Study Programme