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Bradford College

Level 2 Diploma Health and Social Care

Qualification Gained
CACHE Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care
Study Level
Adult, School Leavers, Level 2
Duration
1 year Full-time
Start Date
Various
Study Mode
Full-time

  Overview

Our Health and Social Care Level 2 Diploma is a popular, practical, work-related course where you learn by completing projects and assignments. You will also undertake a work experience placement one day per week. Placements can be anywhere in the Bradford district and you need to be prepared to travel to experience a range of health care settings.

Please note that a uniform is required for this course, click here to purchase.

  Key Info

The course incorporates Maths, English, Health, Safety and Wellbeing and a work placement. You will study a variety of units to prepare you for working in the Adult Social Care sector.

These could include:

  • Equality and Inclusion
  • Safeguarding
  • The Role of the Health and Social Care Worker
  • Person-centred Approaches
  • Dementia Awareness
  • Supporting People to Eat and Drink

Entry to this course requires GCSE English and Maths at a grade 3 or D or above, as well as one other GCSE.

You should be at least 16 years old.

A satisfactory DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check and interview are required.

English and/or Maths will be included in your timetable if you have not achieved a GCSE at grade 4 or above in these subjects when you start your course.

Please note that a uniform is required for this course, click here to purchase.

Each unit is assessed through a unit assignment or placement observation. Tasks within these assignments vary and you will be assessed using methods such as: written work, posters, verbal questioning and role play.

You will also undertake a work experience placement one day per week. Placements can be anywhere in the Bradford district and you need to be prepared to travel to experience a range of health care settings.

Successful completion of the course may lead to progression onto the Level 2 Extended Diploma or Level 3 Technical Diploma in Health and Social Care dependent upon GCSE qualifications.

Fees: If you are 16 to 18 years old you won't have to pay tuition fees. If you're 19 or older you may need to pay a fee.

This is representative of the most common fees scenario, but actual fees can vary depending on a number of factors. Please contact us if you need more guidance.

Disclaimer: Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement. We reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service ay any time.

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