Health Science & Social Care

Get hands-on experience in the Health Science and Social Care sector through work placements and practical learning to develop industry relevant skills.

Health Science & Social Care

If you are committed to helping to make a difference to people’s lives, patient and enthusiastic as well as creative and energetic, a career in caring could be for you.

Working in health, social care and childcare – with children, the elderly, people with disabilities and those with additional needs – can be extremely rewarding and provide great job satisfaction.

Our range of courses will ensure you develop the knowledge, skills and attributes required to gain employment in your chosen vocation or to progress onto a higher level of study.

College work combines theoretical and practical work. This is enhanced by placement opportunities with local employers in health, social care, and/or childcare.

You will learn how to create and maintain a safe, caring and stimulating environment. All our courses are taught by experienced and qualified tutors, who have professional competence in their vocational specialism. Get real hands-on experience through work placements and practical learning to develop valuable skills.

From nurseries to care homes to schools, hospitals to day care to aftercare, we have the courses that will help you to support and educate others.

Explore a range of careers in Health, Social and Childcare settings. Our courses include work experience and placement opportunities including european residential trips.  

 

 
Course
Health and Social Care Traineeship
Are you 16 to 24 and wanting to progress to an Apprenticeship or into employment?
 
Course
Health and Social Care Award/ Diploma Level 1
This course provides a general introduction to working within the Health, Social Care and Childcare Sectors
 
Course
Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Certificate Level 2
Over the year you will study functional skills/GCSE in maths and English as required and the following 3 vocational qualifications.
 
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Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Certificate Level 3
You will study for the following 3 qualification over the year:Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care, Level 3 Certificate in Dementia Care
 
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Health and Social Care Extended Diploma Level 2
The Level 2 Extended Diploma is the equivalent of 4 GCSE's at grade C or above. You learn through taught classes and activities, individual study and work experience.
 
Course
Level 3 CACHE Health & Social Care Technical Certificate (Y1) & Extended Diploma (Y2)
This course is equivalent to 3 A levels (420 max UCAS points). You learn through taught classes and activities, individual study, work experience and possibly a residential visit.
 
Course
Access Foundation Diploma: Social Science Professions (Level 2)
This course prepares you to study the Level 3 Access to HE in Humanities & Social Sciences, part of a vocational progression route to degree level courses in the social sciences and social work.
 
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Access Foundation Diploma: Health Science Professions (Level 2)
This course prepares you to study the Level 3 Access to HE in Health Science Professions, part of a vocational progression route into higher education courses such as nursing and midwifery.
 
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Access to Higher Education Diploma: Health Science Professions (Level 3)
This course is for adults returning to learning, preparing learners to study science & health related subjects such as nursing, midwifery & other allied health professions at degree level.
 
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Access to Higher Education Diploma: Humanities and Social Sciences (Level 3)
The one year, full time programme is designed to enable adults returning to learning to progress to study Social Work, Sociology, Psychology or related social science subjects at degree level.
 
Course
NCFE Occupational Studies for the Workplace Entry 3 Diploma
This qualification is designed for learners looking to start work in, or already working in health and social care, who would like an understanding of common health conditions and their effects.
 
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Health & Social Care courses at Keighley College
View Health & Social Care courses at Keighley College
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