Course Overview

Course Overview
This course will develop your knowledge and awareness of care within different sectors. It will provide you with an understanding of the requirements to work in the care and allow you to gain information to make decisions about your career progression. Prosp Overview
You will need a Functional Skills English qualification or equivalent and have an interest in the Social Care field. Prosp Req
There will be assessments throughout the course. The tutor will track your progress and give regular feedback. You will be given guided activities to supplement your studies which you can complete at home. Prosp Assess
• Explore the Adult Social Care sector
• Introduction to the values and principles of Adult Social Care
Course Dates

Start Date End Date Time
Term 1 05/10/2022 14/12/2022 9.30am – 12pm
Term 2 18/01/2023 29/03/2023 9.30am – 12pm
Term 3 03/05/2023 12/07/2023 9.30am – 12pm
Prosp Content
You can progress to a Level 1 Social Care qualification or other related subject areas such as Mental Health / Awareness of Dementia.

Your tutor will discuss your next steps with you, and you will have access to a Careers Adviser from National Careers Service.

Please contact Chris Barr on 0161-770-8026 or chris.barr@oldham.gov.uk with any queries relating to this course.
Prosp Progression
2.50 hrs per wk
10 weeks