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Course Title:

Level 1 Award in Health, Social Care and Young Peoples Settings

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Course Description:

This course will provide an introduction to Health, Social Care and Children and Young People’s Settings and will outline some of the similarities and differences between these settings for those considering a career in health and/or social care. You will gain information about the provision and roles within health and social care and the principles and values which underpin working in these sectors.


The course is delivered over 4 linked sessions:

Session 1: Monday 24th – Wednesday 26th January 2022

Session 2: Monday 7th – Wednesday 9th February 2022

Session 3: Monday 14th – Wednesday 16th February 2022

Session 4: Monday 21st – Wednesday 23rd February 2022


You must be able to attend all 4 sessions



Entry requirements:


No formal qualifications are required to apply for this course.  However, we do recommend you access one of our introductory courses such as Exploring Mental Health Issues or Career Transitions: Working with Young People and Families before you access this course if you don't have a level 1 qualification or if have been out of education for some time.



What could this course lead to?


Level 2 Health and Social Care.



Funding Support Statement:


You may be eligible to study for free on some of our courses from introductory to level 3. We can advise you on application or, alternatively, you can speak with one of our advisors by calling 01226 776000. 



Possible careers:


Healthcare Support, Adult Social Care.

Need more Information?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Virtual Open Events

Tuition Fee: £225*

* Please note the fee displayed is for the tuition fee only. If you are staying overnight at the college and you are not eligible for residential funding, there will be an additional charge to cover bed, breakfast and evening meal.
* Please confirm with The College Registry as fees can change and also with regards to your circumstances (unless otherwise stated).

email : mis at northern dot ac dot uk
Tel : 01226 776000