Adult Courses

Level 1 Diploma in Health, Social Care and Children and Young People's Settings

Course Overview

  • Campuses

    Hackney Campus, Tower Hamlets Campus
  • Qualification

    Adult Courses
  • Subject

    Health Sciences, Social Care and Early Years
  • Schedule

    Hackney - Monday and Wednesday Tower Hamlets - Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday (Day)
  • Duration

    36 Weeks
  • Course Target


Course Fees

*Many adults pay no or low fees, depending on their circumstances.

Entry requirements

Entry criteria vary based on your subject. For many courses you will need to show an ability of the required skills


Health and Social Care are one of the largest employment sectors in the UK and opportunities are buoyant. This course will give you an understanding of how Health and Social Care services work. You will learn about the care needs of a wide range of people of all ages and from all backgrounds.

Study units include:

  • Introductory awareness of the importance of healthy eating and drinking for adults
  • Understanding the range of service provision and roles within health and social care
  • Understanding the principles and values in health and social care
  • Introductory awareness of equality and inclusion in health and social care

The course will also include:

  • Tutorial and academic review
  • Functional Skills English
  • Functional Skills maths
  • Learning support

Further Information

Level 2 Gateway Certificate in Health and Social Care, Level 2 Cache Diploma for Early Years Practitioner

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