Get set for a rewarding career in one of the UK’s fastest growing segments. This fully accredited course will give you the knowledge and practical skills to work in a care home, in domiciliary care, in community support, or a childcare setting.
This qualification could lead to the following jobs:
Mental health support workers
Health care support
Early years worker
You’ll hear directly from our partners about exclusive opportunities – with guaranteed interviews for all course graduates! Plus, our specialist employment team is here to help you all the way through the job application process.
Course length: This is a three week course. Classes throughout the first week will be held 9:30am – 4:30pm, while the second and third week will feature a 9:30am – 3:30pm arrangement.
Course Starting Dates: December 4th
Free course for: Anyone who is unemployed and aged 19 or over who has been living in the European Union for the last 3 years
Qualification: Level 1 certificate in Introduction to Health, Social Care and Children’s and Young People’s Settings (QCF)
Certified awarding body:NCFE
How Home Learning works: Each day you will have two live, interactive Zoom sessions with our experienced and dynamic tutor.
The Fundamental Standards of care: Person-centered care, protection and safeguarding, health and safety, and dignity and respect
Awareness of the range of service provisions and roles
within the sector
Appreciating the importance of leisure and social activities
Developing sector-specific communication skills
Are you eligible to complete this qualification for free?
This qualification is 100% government funded if:
You were born before the 31st August 2004
You must currently live in England. However, anyone living in the following areas is not eligible for funding: Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, Greater Manchester, Liverpool City Region, Tees Valley, West Midlands and West of England
Must live in the UK or EEA:
If you are outside of London: You have lived in the EEA for the last 3 years (unless you have have been given a special Visa/Residence permits that gives you the permanent right to remain)
If you are within Greater London: You must have permission to reside in the UK for the next 12 months
If you are outside of London: Can provide evidence of being in receipt of benefits (subject to eligibility)
If you are within Greater London: There is no need to be in receipt of benefits. However, you must be actively seeking work and available to start work (subject to eligibility)
Can provide Identifications and relevant documentation as required
For Level 2 courses: If on the 31st of August 2022, you were aged between 19-23, you need to have gained a full level 2 qualification (e.g. five or more GCSE/O-Levels at grades A* – C / 4 – 9, one A-Level, two/three AS-Levels, five or more CSE grade 1’s, GNVQ Intermediate, QCF Diploma Level 2)
No, you don’t need to attend our training center for any of our Home Learning courses. (Note that under normal circumstances we deliver various classroom-based courses from our training centers in Croydon, Harrow and Tottenham - learn more at https://strivetraining.wpengine.com/classroom-based-courses/)
Yes, there are further courses that will become available in due course, we will be keeping our website updated regularly, but if you would like to be notified please email us at email@example.com
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Of course. All our courses are accredited courses and you will receive a nationally recognised certification on achievement. You will receive a digital version of your certificate, inline with our commitment to sustainability.
The Awarding Bodies takes between 8 -12 weeks to process certificates.
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• Full Name
• Title of the qualification
• Contact details and address.
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