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Level 1 Introductory Vocational Studies (Childcare and Health)

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Health and Social Care


Level 1

Study Mode



1 year

Start Date

September 2024

The course

The course is a great way to build key, transferable skills and also gain knowledge in relation to childcare and health.

Course Information

  • Being organised
  • Developing a personal progression plan
  • Working with others
  • Researching a topic
  • Designing an interactive presentation
  • Supporting children's learning through everyday experiences
  • Providing an activity to support children's emotional and social needs
  • Communication skills for health and social care
  • Advising others about healthy lifestyles
  • Providing a children's creative activity

You will need a full Entry Level 3 qualification, or equivalent, as well as 3 GCSEs at grades 1-2, including Maths and English. A passion for the subject and one satisfactory reference are also required.

  • Lever arch folder with dividers to organise your work and assignments
  • Stationery including notepad for use in class, pens and pencils
  • A clear, enhanced DBS may be required for work placement
You will be able to progress to study at Level 2 in Childcare or Healthcare.
Work in childcare, education or health.

Careers this course could lead into

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