This course is designed to give students an introduction into care and service industries. You will be encouraged to develop the skills required to work in a care and service industry focusing on the service users, care needs, encouraging a healthy lifestyle, assisting at mealtimes and encouraging the use of creative and leisure activities.
You will also begin to identify suitable career paths within each sector.
What Will I Learn?
Students will complete a Certificate in Vocational Studies which includes the units:
Self-Assessment, Career Progression, Creative and Leisure Activities for Adults and Children, Health Needs, Presenting a Professional Image in a Salon, The Role of the Carer at Mealtimes and Basic Food Preparation
Students will also complete a Communication and Application of Number qualification at Entry Level 3.
You must be working at Entry Level 3 in literacy and numeracy.
Continuous assessment and monitoring of students throughout the year using written, practical and ICT tasks. A work placement will also be undertaken.
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Please note: Fees are payable for each year of study.
- On successful completion of this course students will have the opportunity to progress onto one of the Level 1 courses offered at the college.