This course is perfect if you are considering a career in the world of Health and Social Care and want to develop your understanding of the options available.


Whether you want to progress to Level 3 qualifications, or simply extend your knowledge of the sector in preparation for employment, this well recognised qualification will lay the foundations for success!. You will cover topics such as:

- Effective communication

- Individual rights in Health and Social Care

- Human lifespan development

- Healthy living

- The human body and supporting those with disorders

- Health and Social Care routes


Standard requirements for Level 2 Extended Certificate. 

The Health and Social Care sector offers some incredibly rewarding possibilities, working in roles where you can make a real difference to the lives of others. Our highly qualified and supportive staff will support you to gain the knowledge needed for success. Along with your knowledge, you will develop a range of work ready skills. Teaching is highly engaging, using role plays and discussions to develop your confidence and prepare you for success academically and in your future career! This is supported with work experience opportunities and a range of visiting speakers to help inspire you.

Most students progress to Level 3 qualifications. However, you may also consider an apprenticeship or entry to the workplace.

Good to Know

Most students who study this progress to Level 3 qualifications. This course includes a number of work placement hours, helping you to prepare for your next steps.