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Level 1 Health, Social and Child Care

Level 1 Health, Social and Child Care


Health and Social Care,Childcare and Education

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This course is a great way to learn about the three sectors. It will help you to choose the area you want to work in developing your basic understanding of what is involved.


  • Sharing learning experiences with children
  • Growth and development of young children
  • Respecting and valuing children
  • Healthy living
  • Self Development

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements are 2 GCSE at Grade E/2 or above or an Entry 3 qualification.


You will require stationery equipment, uniform, which is to be worn whilst in a practical child care placement, and textbooks.

Mode of Study


Course Features

Level 1

Full Time





Courses are free for 16-18 who have not studied higher than GCSE's. 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 maybe free or reduced costs for adults, contact the admissions team to see if you are eligible.

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Next Steps could include Level 2 Early Years (CYPW) or Level 2 Health and Social Care.

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