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What opportunities will this course give me?

A Level 2 Certificate in Care gives learners the opportunity to gain employment in a range of jobs in the care, health and social care sector. Previous learners have progressed on to employment as care assistants, health care assistants or work in child care settings.
This course is ideal if you are starting your career in Health and Social Care. It follows on from the Care Certificate and will build on your skills, knowledge and behaviours improving the care you provide for your service users. Following completion of this course it will broaden your career opportunities as well as supporting progression onto the Level 3 Health and Social Care.

What will I be learning?

This course is made up of mandatory units which will help you build on your current knowledge. You will then have the choice of optional units which means you can tailor the course to fit your organisation or learn more about a subject which interests you.

Why is this course for me?

If you are new to care or have been out of learning for a number of years this course will help you go back to basics. It will give you confidence to care for your clients while meeting CQC requirements and following codes of practice.

How will my learning be enhanced?

This course will be made up of a blended approach with some in college master classes and online sessions. This will ensure that all learners are accessing relevant learning resources and have weekly contact with the assessor.

Why is Eastleigh College my best choice?

Each month you will have a 5 hour master class at Eastleigh college, you will also have weekly online sessions which will be followed by assignments which you have to submit. You will need to be employed in the care industry so we can observe your work practice as part of this qualification.

What do I need to sign up?

There are no prerequisites for this qualification however, you will need to be in employment in the care industry.

Application Information

Please note that all courses are subject to minimum numbers and course descriptions may be subject to change. A place on your chosen course is not confirmed until all of the necessary enrolment paperwork is signed and any relevant fees are paid. The team will be in touch to discuss this with you, once your application has been processed.

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21/6/2021 - Apply Now


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09:30 – 15:00



Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
CAD21 Eastleigh College 21/6/2021 Tue 09:30 – 15:00 52 Apply now

* Please note that although this tool looks to give customers the best indication of course costs, a final cost can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

Need some further advice?

If you require further advice and guidance about any of our courses, the College has a dedicated Careers Advisor who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1014

The Equality Act

The College wishes to ensure that it complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. If you are a disabled person, please ensure that we know what you need so that we can make all reasonable adjustments to help you succeed.

Please note all courses descriptions may be subject to change.