Skills for Professions in Health and Social Care
Course Code: PTC1
Subject area: Childcare, Health & Social Care
Awarding body: OCNLR
Course type: FREE (Eligibility Applies), Part-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: Ten weeks
When you'll study: Fridays, 10.00am - 4.30pm
Do you want to work in health care? This is an exciting new health training course, heavily influenced by strong partnerships between the College, the Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust and Livewell Southwest. The course is specifically designed to provide you with the knowledge and understanding required to work in health and social care or progress to further study. Throughout the year, you will cover units specific to the care sector with an emphasis on elderly care, together with opportunities to enhance your transferable employability skills.
On successful completion you may progress to:
- the level 3 health and social care or childcare courses at the College
- employment in the health and social care industry
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.)