Health & Social Care Level 2 BTEC Extended Certificate

21756L0 | Leigh College
Start Date | Sept 18
Time/Day | FULL TIME

Is this course for me?

This course is designed to provide you with both practical skills and knowledge to become an effective practitioner in this diverse industry. You will spend two days a week in College and two days in a care setting.

What will I study?

As part of your course you will study a range of modules including: communication, safeguarding, health and safety and practical skills. You will also study a range of optional modules. This will depend on the client group with which you are working. As part of your programme you will study a certificate in adult social care and English and maths at an appropriate level.

How long is the course?

Full time for one academic year

How will I be assessed?

You will produce a range of assignments and case studies. You will also be assessed in the workplace by your assessor and by production of reflective. This qualification also has two external examinations.

What qualifications do I need?

A minimum of 5 A*-D / 9-3 GCSE subjects including maths or English and science.

What can I progress onto?

You can progress onto a Level 3 course or employment

Other Information

If you are 16 18 years old, you may be eligible for our FREE bus pass. Find out more at www.wigan-leigh.ac.uk/free-bus-pass. There are also three College bus services available for 16-18 year olds travelling to Leigh College; Bolton, Farnworth and Westhoughton to Leigh College; Walkden to Leigh College and Warrington to Leigh College.

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Do I have to pay for my course?
FREE £993.50 2

Exam Fee

£132.00
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University Centre course fees shown are per annum. 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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