Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Level 1

Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Level 1

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Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Level 1

If you are thinking about a career in the care sector, then this part-time course is an ideal start as it gives you all the basics of the industry.

This course will not qualify you to work in the sector but it will give you the grounding to move onto the Level 2 course. This Level 1 course gives you a good knowledge and understanding of what it is like to work in the health and social care sector whilst getting you excited about your new career path.


Duration 10 weeks
Study mode Part Time
Start date 18/04/2018
Campus Joseph Priestley Beeston
Course code 74058-01
Fee £275

What You Learn / Units

The roles and responsibilities of an adult social care worker and the skills and attributes needed for this career.

You will look at safeguarding, confidentiality and health and nutrition for adults.

Benefits / Skills you will develop

This course provides an overview of health and social care and is aimed at those who would like to consider a career in care and the NHS.

If you want to help others and are looking for a rewarding career in health and social care, this course offers a great introduction to the industry.

How you will be assessed

You learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on scenarios and activities. You will need to take part in group work/discussions in class.

You will be assessed by collecting evidence and building a portfolio throughout the course. 

Entry Requirements

Students must have English skills at entry 3 or above.

What's Next

If you decide adult social care is for you, you can progress onto the level 2 award.

Campus Locations

Joseph Priestley Centre, Beeston

Burton Avenue
West Yorkshire
LS11 5ER
0113 3861997
Nearest train station
Leeds Central Station, 1.4 MilesWebsite