This is a new qualification developed for individuals aged 16+ working in or intending to work in the health and social care sector.
It is a broad introduction to the industry to support you to progress into employment or further education and training.
The qualification will provide a thorough introduction to the principles, values and knowledge needed to work in the health and social care sectors with adults, and children and young people. It will provide you with knowledge and understanding of ways of working in health and social care which informs effective practice within this sector. As part of this course, you will also follow a literacy and numeracy skills pathway. This will include Essential Skills Wales Qualification, Agored or GCSE maths/numeracy and English, if you do not have a grade C.