Health & Social Care Level 2

Learn the fundamental skillset and core knowledge base to become a health care worker

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Supporting you throughout your qualification

one 2 one support

Our assessors and teaching staff will provide you with all the support needed throughout your qualification

Expert teaching staff

Our dedicated and fully qualified teaching staff are industry experts, and have a vast wealth of knowledge and experience in the care sector

National qualification

This apprenticeship is a nationally recognized qualification and has been developed in partnership with carers and care homes

Funding available

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Qualification Overview

The level 2 qualification is based around the learner’s capability within the care setting. This qualification will enrich your knowledge and practical skills via the completion of a number of core mandatory units and learner chosen, optional units. 

This qualification is designed for learners currently employed in settings such as residential or domiciliary care, residential family care or foster care settings.

The qualification will cover the following areas:

Principles and Practice of Care

Health and Well Being

Professional Practice


Health and Safety

A Range of practical areas such as working families or looked-after children. 

What Could This Qualification Lead To?

Once complete, the level 2 health care qualification will enable the individual to work full time as a health care worker. It can also lead to the completion of the following qualifications:

Increased work benefits

Greater confidence and competence at work 

Enhanced theoretical knowledge

Extensive hands-on experience within the health care sector

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Course Duration

12 months

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