Course: NCFE CACHE Level 1 in Introduction to Health, Social Care and Children's and Young People's Settings

Department: Health and Social Care and Childcare

Type: 16+

Duration: One year

The Course

This course will provide an opportunity for you to sample both Health and Social Care and Childcare. You will then be able to progress on to your favoured vocation with greater confidence, allowing you to gain the knowledge, understanding and skills required to progress on to Level 2 or for employment in your chosen sector.

What You Study

  • Introduction to the caring sectors
  • Health and social care needs
  • Personal care in health and social care
  • Principles and values
  • Human growth and development
  • Development of children and young people through play
  • Communication with adults and children in health and social care
  • English and Maths, as required.

Entry Requirements

A passion for the subject and one satisfactory reference is needed.

Jasmine Young

BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care

Jasmine knew she wanted to dedicate her life to helping others but wasn’t sure exactly how.

Her time studying Health and Social Care at the College College has given her a much better understanding of the areas available and she is now intent on working with primary school children or those suffering mental health issues.