Working in the Care and Health Sector in the 21st Century – NOT RUNNING

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Working in the Care and Health Sector in the 21st Century – NOT RUNNING

Who is this course for?

This 10 week taster course will give you the opportunity to gain an insight into the factors that affect health and social care. An understanding of local service provision may help you to decide if a career in this field is for you. You will be taught by professional health and care practitioners from a range of backgrounds and experience.


What are the entry requirements for the course?

A genuine interest in finding out the basic essentials of community based care. 

Minimum age of 18 years.


How long is this course?

This is a 10 week part-time course during the evening.

If you would like details of the next course, please contact Jean England – or 608515.

(This course will only run if there are sufficient numbers).


What will I study on this course?

Introductions to:

  • Communication
  • The role for the care worker
  • Health and safety
  • Equality and diversity
  • Infection control
  • Care of common disorders
  • Progression
  • Healthy living


What Qualification will I gain?

College Certificate on completion of the course, with 100% attendance. 

This is not a formal qualification.


How is the course assessed?

There is no formal assessment. A certificate will be given if attendance is 100%.


How much will it cost?

£167 – all costs subject to confirmation and may increase.


How can I find out more?

For further information please contact Jean England on 608515 or email:



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