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Type:Part Time Health and Social Care Length: 1 year Location: Darlington College Academic Year: 200910 CRB Check required Costs Course Cost* (pa) ?550.00 Registration Fee: ?TBC Additional Costs (apr) ?25.00 Course Overview This qualification will recognise your current achievement and build upon your knowledge base in care environments. This will also assist you in bridging the theory practice gap. There are two options within this qualification - Adults or Children and young people. Students will select the option appropriate to their job role. Aim of this course Mandatory topics include: promoting the rights, responsibilities, equality and diversity of people Developing ones own knowledge and practice Assessment of need and meeting client requirements Joint working Examples of optional units include: Managing and developing teams Selecting personnel for requirements Managing financial resources Promoting the interest of client groups and contribute to physical and emotional environments for group care Course modules What are the entry requirements? Students would benefit from having NVQ level 3 qualifications in care or management. Mature students will be judged on merit. You will need to be working in a care setting with a degree of responsibility and autonomy in your role and be able to acquire the responsibility for some management responsibilities to complete some units. All applicants will be interviewed. How will I learn? There will be a mixture of formal taught sessions and workshops, as well as individual and group tutorials. Students are required to study approximately 4 hours per week outside of the college sessions. When will I be expected to be in college? Attendance for this course is Fridays 11 September 2009, 9am - 3.30pm. How will I be assessed? Examining body: C>EMPBR The assessment board is City & Guilds. You will complete 8 units over the year. Assessment will be via portfolio assessment and naturalistic observations of practice by a vocationally competent assessor. What if I need support? The College provides a safe and up-to-date working environment with many sources of information available in resource-based learning centres. Where possible, we will provide additional learning support as you need it and discuss your progress through tutorials. Further study This course offers APL opportunities to the Registered Manager (Adult) Award you will be required to be in a management or supervisory position to achieve the Registered Manager Award. Career progression This programme progresses from NVQ 3 in Care. Students completing this level 4 course will be qualified to take supervisory responsibilities within a range of care settings which provides services for vulnerable adults. *The tuition fee is free if you are 16-18 years of age on August 31 of the calendar year in which you begin your studies. If you are 19 or over tuition fees will apply. Help may be available with fees, please ask. Government funding may be available through apprenticeship or train to gain schemes.

Type:Part Time Health and Social Care Length: 1 year Location: Darlington College Academic Year: 200910 CRB Check required Costs Course Cost* (pa) ?550.00 Registration Fee: ?TBC Additional Costs (apr) ?25.00 Course Overview This qualification will recognise your current achievement and build upon your knowledge base in care environments. This will also assist you in bridging the theory practice...

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