Adult Care - Level 3
Course Code: SA1FE008
Advance your career in the adult health and social care sector with the brand new Level 3 Adult Care programme. Designed for adults at the start of their career or for employed adults who want to move up the ranks, this programme provides the skills, knowledge and experience needed to work effectively within a relevant adult healthcare setting. There is an emphasis not just on practical skills but on gaining important supporting knowledge such as the current thinking surrounding communication, dementia and mental health. Benefit from industry specialist tutors and a part-time format with a choice of class times to fit around your life.
To be eligible for this programme you will need written confirmation from a suitable organisation that they are willing to provide you with a weekly work placement for the duration of the programme.
You should also have some experience of working or volunteering within the health and social care sector and ideally have completed your Level 2 Health and Social Care.
Teaching and Learning Methods
You will attend College for a 3-hour session each week during term-time. These sessions will include group activities and discussions, with 1-2-1 support also being provided.
When you start the programme we will assign you a progress tutor, who will support you in collating your written evidence and an assessor, who will carry out at least three work placement assessments. Your assessor will also engage you in professional discussions.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
Read our tuition fees guide.