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Health Pathway Pre-T Level

Biology Health Care Bedford College

Overview

Health Pathway Pre-T Level

This qualification is the best pathway for you to progress onto a T-Level in Healthcare. You will gain knowledge in Human Growth and Development, Safeguarding, Equality and Diversity alongside smaller awards in First Aid and Well-being. You will have intensive delivery of English or Maths to enable you to improve your GCSE grade to meet the criteria for the chosen T Level. Your course will include 100 hours of work placement where you will complete set criteria.

Available Courses
Tresham College Kettering Campus
Starts: 12/09/2022
Type: Full Time
Day(s): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time(s): 9:00am - 4:30pm
Length: 1 year
Fees:
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Bedford College
Starts: 12/09/2022
Type: Full Time
Day(s): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time(s): 9:00am - 4:30pm
Length: 1 year
Fees:
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Disclaimer

Whilst every effort is made to ensure the information on the Website is correct, some details may be subject to change. The Bedford College Group reserves the right to make amendments to the courses, dates, fees or other details, and to make cancellations or changes if numbers are insufficient. In the unfortunate situation that we have to cancel a course we will refund your fees in full, but we regret we are not able to offer any refund if you withdraw from your course or fail to start, and you will be liable to pay any outstanding fees that may be due.

Course Information

Entry requirements

To begin this study programme you will need…

Duration: 1 year 

  • 3 GCSEs at Grade 4 or above including English or Maths
  • One of GCSEs in English and maths must be at Grade 4 or above and the other at Grade 3

Entry will also be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Students will need to have a keen interest in starting a T-level in their chosen industry the following year.

Pre-T prepares students for direct progression to the T level in Education & Childcare – Early Years or Assisting Teaching Pathways. Students must achieve a Grade 4 or above in English and maths to progress onto a T-Level.

Course content

Units included are:

  • Equality & Diversity
  • Safeguarding
  • Human Growth & Development
  • Level 1 Award in Well-being
  • First Aid in the Workplace
  • Pastoral programme

Students will have to undertake 100 hours of work placement/work readiness over the year. Students will complete English or Maths GCSE delivery alongside Contextualised English or maths studies.

Assessment methods

You will be assessed:

  • Multiple choice/short answer assessments – internally marked
  • GCSE exams in English or maths
Qualifications

You will gain:

  • Level 2 certificate in Health and Social Care
  • Level 1 Award in Well-being
  • First Aid in the workplace
Further study and career options

Course/Career progression:

Pre-T prepares students for direct progression to the T level in Supporting Healthcare – Nursing or Midwifery pathways. On successful completion of the T Level students can progress to University or seek employment within the Healthcare sector.

Additional information

Trips, visits, enhancement activities and employer/guest speakers – to be arranged. Barclays skills for life as part of the pastoral component.

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

 

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.

 

Accessibility

We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

 

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 to order your copy.