Course overview

Entry Level 3 Care (Transition) City of Bristol College

You will complete an Entry Level 3 BTEC Vocational Studies qualification and develop your employability skills.

You will also learn English and Maths at the right level for you.

Dates and applications

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Entry Level 3 Care (Transition) SBSA and Construction Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LMF1341D01-1
Dates
09/09/2024 - 27/06/2025
Duration
1 years
Days
Date/Day(s) Being Finalised
Hours per week
10.00
Start Time
09:15
Location
SBSA and Construction Centre
Fee
This course costs £540. 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.
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Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LMF1341D01-1 09/09/2024 - 27/06/2025 1 years Date/Day(s) Being Finalised 10.00 09:15 SBSA and Construction Centre
This course costs £540. 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

Additional information

Who is this course for?

If you are interested in care, this course is an ideal stepping stone towards achieving your ambition.

What you'll learn

During this vocational course, you will learn:

  • Organisation and working as part of a Team
  • Communication in Healthcare
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Changes through the Life Stages

How will I develop my English and Maths skills?

  • 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 Entry Level 2 are:

Two GCSEs Grade 1 including Maths or English.

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.

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 1 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.

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

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