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Health and Social Care - Adults Level 2

At a glance

  • Part Time

  • 19 Months

  • Ammanford Campus

This is a work based learning programme at level two where the learner is earning while learning. The programme is aimed at learners over the age of 18 currently working in the health and social care sector in roles such as a social care worker, healthcare support worker or healthcare assistant. 

The learner will be employed and will attend college on a regular basis.

Programme Features

All learner will be supported by an assessor who will monitor progress towards achieving targets on a regular basis. They will liaise closely with the employer to ensure that qualifications are achieved within the timescale and will assess the learner in the workplace as and when required. 

Programme content

Learners following this course will have to achieve a framework of qualifications which will include: 

Level 2 Health and Social Care Core 

Level 2 Health and Social Care Practice - with Adults 

This course will cover content which can be sensitive and triggering for some students. Topics such as abuse, safeguarding, mental health and addiction are all covered with some areas being taught in more detail than others.

Method of assessment

Learners will attend taught sessions either online or in the classroom, to cover the level two core content.

The core is assessed through an online exam.

The practice is assessed through coursework, assignments, work based observations and work based evidence.

This qualification is available to be assessed through the medium of Welsh and English.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements however applicants must be in paid employment in the health and social care sector.

Additional costs

Course fees £196.

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Get in Touch

Graig Campus
Sandy Road
SA15 4DN
01554 748000
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Coleg Sir Gar is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales No. 08539630 and is a registered charity No. 1152522. 
The registered office is at The Graig Campus, Sandy Road, Pwll, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, SA15 4DN