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About the Course
  • Merthyr
  • 01 September 2022
  • Health and Social Care
  • Full Time
Course Outline

This qualification allows learners to develop the knowledge and skills required for employment and/or career progression in childcare or health settings. It combines both practice units that are assessed within the workplace with additional theoretical knowledge. Learners are required to complete a minimum of 750 hours of work placement to achieve this qualification and a will need to have a satisfactory clearance with the disclosure and barring service before attending the required work placement setting.

Entry Requirements

5 GCSE's at grade A* - C including English and Mathematics

What will I learn?

This qualification allows learners to develop the knowledge and skills required for employment and/or career progression in childcare or health settings. It combines both practice units that are assessed within the workplace with additional theoretical knowledge. Learners are required to complete a minimum of 750 hours of work placement to achieve this qualification and a will need to have a satisfactory clearance with the disclosure and barring service before attending the required work placement setting.

Course Assessment

It is assessed through a combination of external written assessments, externally set and marked written examinations and internally assessed tasks.

Career Progression

This qualification will provide you knowledge and understanding of the role and context of childrens care, learning and development across the UK and a progression route onto our Foundation Degree in Childhood Studies. However many learners are offered pl

Duration

01 September 2022 - 31 July 2023

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