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Foundation Health, Social and Child Care

Foundation Health, Social and Child Care


Health and Social Care

L2 Healthcare Support Worker


This course will help students gain an insight into the sector. It will focus on the basics, to allow them to build on this at the next level.


  • Introduction to working in healthcare
  • Understanding the childcare industry
  • Looking at the social care sector

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but you will need to have an interest in the course and will be asked to come in for an interview.

Mode of Study


Course Features

Level Entry

Full Time





Courses are free for 16-18 who have not studied higher than GCSEs. Even if you have studied a different course at college or sixth form, we may still be able to help. Speak to the admissions team for more information. There may be free or reduced costs for adults, contact the admissions team to see if you are eligible.

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Successful completion of the course would enable the learner to apply for a Level 1 Childcare course (subject to Maths and English grades) or Health and Social Care course.

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