09:30 to 12:30
3 week course
09:30 to 12:30
4 week course
The aim of this unit is to develop the learner’s awareness and knowledge of basic skills to get into Health and Social Care. Recognise development of personal knowledge and/or skills to operate independently and effectively in life, learning and work
How long is the course?
The course content is designed to take around 15 hours to complete and learners will receive support to complete the course where necessary.
Online live sessions are 3 hours per week for 3 weeks for online course and classroom sessions are 3 hours per week for 4 weeks.
What will I learn?
Have an understanding of reasons for feeling confident and lacking confidence
Have an understanding of effective participation in social situations
Know about traits of personal resilience
Be able to identify traits of personal resilience
Be able to identify personal areas for improvement in personal resilience
Know reasons for setting goals
Know about the importance of monitoring progress
Be able to set personal goals and make plans to achieve them
How will the course be assessed?
Classroom: Learners attend weekly sessions and engage in learning activities to support the learning outcomes. Progressing each week, learning will be structured towards completing both individual and group activities to increase knowledge and understanding which will be assessed using a range of methods including:
Online: Learner will attend weekly online live sessions and also complete some independent self-directed study using the Moodle platform for guidance. The Moodle page includes all resources required along with assessment material to both assess learning and support evidence towards your qualification.
Further support and learning can be accessed through the Moodle page, which will support the length of the course with activities, resources and further reading links
Assessment questions for the course via our Moodle platform.
Materials and other information
Once enrolled onto the course via LAL enrolment, you will be contacted by your tutor with venue/online and days/times for attendance.
The Additional Learning Support Team work across college supporting students with a variety of learning needs in different ways. Support can be requested at enrolment or at any point throughout your course. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on booking onto a course, telephone 0333 0031717
It would be useful to have a pen and paper so learners can make notes throughout the course.
Progression and Careers
Regular submission of work that will be assessed and reviewed weekly.
Learners will receive feedback in order to further develop their knowledge
Learners will assess their knowledge at the start of the course and again at the end against the learning outcomes. This allows them to identify how much they have learnt and where they might need to do further study or research.
Learners will also be supported to set an individual target(s) for the course based on personal goals and aspirations.