Five GCSEs at grade 4/C including English Language or a relevant Level 2 qualification at Merit grade with English Language at grade 4/C.
This vocational course can lead to jobs in the Health and Social Care sector such as support/care workers. Studying the Extended Diploma can lead to further study at University to gain qualifications in nursing, midwifery, physiotherapy, or social work, studying at degree level or to direct employment. This course can also lead on to higher education in Health and Social Care.
Students are expected to find their own work placements. These can be in a variety of different settings over the two years. You will be supported to find a suitable placement and complete a minimum of 100 hours over the course duration.
You will be expected to cover the travel costs to your work experience placements. You may also want to buy some of the textbooks used in class or access the e-learning resources provided. You will also need to ensure that you bring the correct equipment for classroom learning. You will also need to complete a DBS check; this is paid for by the College.
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