Key Facts

  • Starting
    22 Apr 2024
    Start Time
    End Time
    10 Weeks
    Study Mode
    Part Time Day
    Start Date
    22 Apr 2024
    Level 1


    19+ Fee
    £ 0 - 336
Level 1 Award In Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (NCFE)

This qualification develops a basic knowledge of the adult social care sector. It covers the type of job roles and services within it, the role of communication and the importance of valuing the individuals being cared for.

  • Entry Requirements

    You need a reasonable level of spoken and written English and basic maths skills. You will need to attend an advice and guidance session before starting this course. Book your place here.

  • Progression Next Steps

    This qualification does not qualify you to work but does provide a starting point for deciding whether a career in the sector is right for you. You can progress to the Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care or the Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care.

    There are lots of opportunities available to you to progress across the South Thames Colleges Group and into the world beyond education.

    During your time with us you will have access to a dedicated team of careers and education advisors who will help you as you take the next steps towards achieving your goals.

  • Additional Information

    All courses run subject to demand and the content listed here should be used as a guide only. Course content may vary according to a range of factors such as course duration, campus, teaching staff and requirements from awarding bodies.

  • Assessment Details

    This course is assessed by written work