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Level 2 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care

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Course overview

Begin your journey into health and social care with this Level 2 course, designed to teach you the basic knowledge and skills needed to start your future career.

Course information

Develop an understanding of the skills needed when working with people in health and social care environments. During this course, you will learn:

  • Equality, diversity and rights in health and social care
  • The role and responsibilities of the health and social care practitioner in relation to safeguarding individuals
  • First aid
  • Manual handling
  • Nutrition

You can look forward to working in our clinical ward and our domestic home teaching environment.

Throughout the course you are expected to learn how to work within a team, and independently.