Level 2 Technical Certificate in Healthcare, Care and Childcare
Childcare, health and social care jobs can be very rewarding, with the potential to help care for people of all ages in a wide range of work settings.
This Level 2 Technical Certificate in Healthcare, Care and Childcare aims to provide you with the knowledge, skills and practical experience required for entry into employment within these sectors or a higher level qualification.
The course is taught and assessed through a combination of theory and practical elements covering a range of skills and knowledge across these sectors. Not only will you be taught practical skills in class, you will also have the opportunity to put these into practice during your year long placement in a relevant industry setting. This could include a care home, nursery or hospital.
As this qualification is designed to prepare you for employment as well as the next level of study, you will be assessed on your practical skills in addition to you knowledge.
Due to the current COVID-19 situation and with health and safety of our students as a priority, we have redesigned this course to include a mixture of classroom-based and online learning.
What areas will I study?
You will cover a number of key areas in this qualification such as safeguarding, values and behaviours, supporting healty living and many more.
Your assessment will be 60% internally marked course work and an externally marked exam worth 40% of your final grade.