Common Health Conditions
Course Code: CCHCON
Subject area: Childcare, Health & Social Care
Awarding body: NCFE
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Flexible
Duration: 12 weeks
When you'll study: The course is delivered online so you can study at a time that suits you
If you work in care, it’s essential that you know about some of the most common health conditions faced by people in the UK. This level 2 course covers a variety of health conditions including dementia, strokes, sensory loss, arthritis and Parkinson’s disease. It’s a great way to increase your understanding of these conditions and help you to monitor the health of people affected by them. Our fully online course means you can study flexibly at a time and place that suits you.
The course covers the following areas:
- understand how to contribute to monitoring the health of individuals affected by health conditions
- introductory awareness of sensory loss
- stroke awareness
- dementia awareness
- arthritis awareness
- Parkinson’s disease awareness.
You will be required to have successfully achieved a level one qualification, or above, in English.
You will be assessed by a portfolio of evidence.
Successful completion of this course will provide a gateway into the industry. It is also aimed at existing care sector employees who wish to upskill.
The College offers a range of short care courses delivered via distance learning, some of which you may be interesting in progressing to.
Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2020/21 (August 2020 – July 2021). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2021/22.
If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)
Course Code: CCHCON
A Full Course Fee: Not applicable to this course
B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course
C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course
D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course
|How old are you?||How much will you pay?|
|16 - 18||AFREE|
|19 - 23||AFREE|
Please note fees are quoted for one year only.