Course overview

Child and Health Care Level 1 City of Bristol College

This one-year vocational course will introduce you to the child and health sector. It will help you develop skills to progress onto a subject-specific Level 1 course, a Level 2 course, an apprenticeship or employment.

You will complete a Level 1 BTEC Introductory Vocational Studies qualification and develop your employability skills.

You will also learn English and Maths at the right level for you. This course is for school leavers aged 16-18.

Additional information

Who is this course for?

This course is for school leavers aged 16-18.

If you’re interested in childcare or healthcare, this course is an ideal stepping stone towards achieving your ambition.

What you'll learn

During this vocational course, you will:

  • complete a series of child and health care assignments.
  • learn how to organise yourself and develop a Personal Progression Plan.
  • develop your employability skills.
  • undertake volunteering or work experience.

How will I develop my English and Maths skills?

  • If you already have a GCSE Grade 2 or 3 in English and Maths, or Level 1 Functional Skills, you’ll be supported to achieve a higher grade of 4 or above.
  • If you’ve already achieved an entry-level Functional Skills qualification, you will progress to the next entry level or to Level 1 Functional Skills if you’ve already achieved Entry Level 3
  • If you don’t have any English or Maths qualifications, you will be individually assessed and placed at the best level for you to succeed. You can also book into Study Plus if you need extra support.

Course entry requirements

Our entry requirements for Level 1 are:

  • Two GCSEs Grade 2 (E) including Maths or English

or

  • Entry 3 Maths and English Functional Skills

We can also consider successful completion of any Entry 3 or another Level 1 vocational qualification.

You will need to attend an informal interview. Please bring a recent school report and record of attendance.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

This is a one-year, full-time course. You will be expected to attend college for three or four days a week.

During this course, you will be assessed in a variety of different ways to give you the best opportunity to demonstrate your skills throughout the year.

 

Future career and study opportunities

You could progress onto a Level 2 course, an apprenticeship or employment.

Additional costs

As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationery. 

Many courses offer learning opportunities that you may need to pay for. This may include things like study visits and visiting speakers. We will let you know in advance if there will be additional costs.

If you are on a limited income, you may be able to receive help from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

	
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Child and Health Care Level 1 College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGF1494C01-1
Dates
01/09/2022 - 30/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Date/Day(s) Being Finalised
Hours per week
10.50
Start Time
09:15
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
Child and Health Care Level 1 SBSA and Construction Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LMF1494C01-1
Dates
01/09/2022 - 30/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Date/Day(s) Being Finalised
Hours per week
10.50
Start Time
09:15
Location
SBSA and Construction Centre
Fee
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
Child and Health Care Level 1 SBSA and Construction Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LMF1494C02-1
Dates
01/11/2021 - 01/07/2022
Duration
1 years
Days
Tues & Fri
Hours per week
9.00
Start Time
09:15
Location
SBSA and Construction Centre
Fee
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire Apply
Child and Health Care Level 1 SBSA and Construction Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LMF1494C02-1
Dates
31/10/2022 - 30/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Date/Day(s) Being Finalised
Hours per week
9.00
Start Time
09:15
Location
SBSA and Construction Centre
Fee
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LGF1494C01-1 01/09/2022 - 30/06/2023 1 years Date/Day(s) Being Finalised 10.50 09:15 College Green Centre
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
LMF1494C01-1 01/09/2022 - 30/06/2023 1 years Date/Day(s) Being Finalised 10.50 09:15 SBSA and Construction Centre
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
LMF1494C02-1 01/11/2021 - 01/07/2022 1 years Tues & Fri 9.00 09:15 SBSA and Construction Centre
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire Apply
LMF1494C02-1 31/10/2022 - 30/06/2023 1 years Date/Day(s) Being Finalised 9.00 09:15 SBSA and Construction Centre
This course costs £362. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply

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