Exploring Care Services Level 1 Diploma

21207W0 | Parsons Walk Centre, Wigan
Start Date | Sept 18
Time/Day | FULL TIME

Is this course for me?

This course enables you to develop the skills and knowledge needed when working in Health and Social Care settings. Your skills in communication, problem solving, team working and time management should improve as a result of studying this course.

What will I study?

This course consists of seven units including human growth and development, communication and healthy lifestyles. As part of your programme of study you will also study personal and social development units. It is anticipated that you will also develop your skills in literacy and numeracy as well as experience work related learning.

How long is the course?

Full time for one academic year.

How will I be assessed?

By completing case studies, assignments and being involved in group activities throughout the year.

What qualifications do I need?

A minimum of 5 A*-E/F / 9-2 subjects or equivalent.

What can I progress onto?

On successful completion of all part of the programme, you can progress onto a Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care.

Other Information

You will receive support from a competent, approachable team of staff, who have experience in the Health or Social Care Sector. You will learn about values, interpersonal skills and the care needs of individuals; all of which are required to work in the Care Sector.

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Do I have to pay for my course?
FREE £993.50 1

Exam Fee

£116.90
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Course fees shown are per annum (unless indicated otherwise). Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on applications@wigan-leigh.ac.uk or phone 01942 761111

Wigan & Leigh College endeavours to ensure that the information provided in this publication is accurate at the time of going to publication. All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time. The College cannot accept liability arising out of such changes or connected to such changes, however it will undertake to minimise disruption to students.

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