This is a work-related qualification and an ideal choice if you want to pursue a career in nursing, care, residential, youth, social or community work. Students develop an impressive knowledge base and put theory into practice on work placements.
A range of pathways are available, dependent on your qualifications.
- One-year Extended Certificate
- One-year Foundation Diploma
- Two-year Diploma
- Two-year Extended Diploma.
Four GCSEs at grade 4 or C or equivalent, preferably including English and Maths, or a relevant BTEC Level 2 / First Diploma. A satisfactory reference and clear Disclosing and Barring Service (DBS) check are also required.