BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Exploring the Caring Sectors

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title BTEC Diploma in Exploring the Caring Sectors (QCF)
Code 60
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 1
Course type Part Time

Overview

This course broadens your understanding of careers in healthcare, childcare and children's services. The focus is on developing skills which are directly transferable to the workplace, or to study at the next level.

Details

  • Introduction to the caring sectors
  • Health and social care needs
  • Creative and leisure activities for children and adults
  • Personal care in health and social care
  • Promoting healthy eating in care
  • Valuing children as individuals
  • Communication with adults and children in health and social care
  • English and Maths, as required.

Entry requirements

A passion for the subject and one satisfactory reference is needed.

Your next steps...

Students who want to further their studies can progress to a Level 2 course in Health and Social Care or Childcare at the college.