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Introduction To Health, Social Care And Children And Young People's Setting NCFE Cache Diploma (Level 1)

Care & Childcare students at Central Bedfordshire College.

Overview

Introduction To Health, Social Care And Children And Young People's Setting NCFE Cache Diploma (Level 1)

This course aims to develop learners’ knowledge and awareness of health, social care and children and young people’s settings. It is aimed at learners in school or college who wish to develop an understanding of the similarities and differences between these settings.

This qualification provides pathways into the sector for school leavers or anyone considering a career in health and/or social care. It will provide an opportunity for learners to develop knowledge about the wider health and social care sector before they decide whether working in the sector is for them and gain information to make decisions about career progression.

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Course information

Need to know

What qualification will I gain?

Level 1 Diploma in Introduction to Health, Social Care and Children’s and Young People’s Settings.

How will I be assessed?

Written work throughout the academic year.

Course content

What will I study?
  • Understand the range of service provision and roles within health and social care (adults and children and young people), early years and childcare
  • Understand the principles and values in health and social care (adults and children and young people), early years and childcare
  • Awareness of protection and safeguarding in health and social care (adults and children and young people), early years and childcare
  • Introduction to communication in health and social care (adults and children and young people), early years and childcare
  • Introductory awareness of equality and inclusion in health and social care (adults and children and young people), early years and childcare
  • Introductory awareness of health and safety in health and social care (adults and children and young people), early years and childcare
  • Introductory awareness of person-centred support in health and social care (adults and children and young people), early years and childcare
  • Introductory awareness of the importance of healthy eating and drinking for adults
  • Introduction to children’s and young people’s development
  • Introduction to a healthy lifestyle
  • Introduction to mental health
  • Understand the importance of engagement in leisure and social activities in health and social care
  • Human growth and development
  • Encourage children and young people to eat healthily

Next steps

Course progression:

This course is a stepping stone to Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care, Level 2 Diploma in Care and Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce.

Additional information

Course book would be useful.

Available Courses
Cbc Houghton Learning Hub
Starts: 02/09/2024
Type: Full Time
Length:
Day(s): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time(s):
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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.

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.

 

Any questions?

If you would like to find out more about this or other courses, please use our Livechat below, email info@bedfordcollegegroup.ac.uk or call us on 0345 658 8990.

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.