During the course you will produce a portfolio of work towards the Level 1 Award in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (Open College Network West Midlands).
On this course, you will learn about:
The course is taught in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Learners with any special needs can discuss these with the tutor at enrolment to ensure that the course is suitable or can be adapted for their needs.
Upon successful completion of the qualification you may progress into employment or explore further learning opportunities around social care
You must attend the information session where we will provide further information about the course.
Places are limited and registering your interest and attending the information session does not guarantee a place on the course.
Learners must be aged 19 or over to be eligible for this course.
The course is free if you are:
You will need to provide evidence of your income if you are employed and believe you are entitled to a free course. This could be a pay slip or contract of employment.
If you are employed, the course is part funded by the government and you will be required to make a contribution of £168. We also operate a fee remission policy, so if you earn more than £15,736.50 per year but still cannot afford to pay for course you can apply for support. This may mean you get the course for free. Please contact us if you would like to make an application.
Sutton Hill Community Centre offers a large hall and two classrooms available to hire, including computer access.
There is a community run café which offers a range of hot and cold drinks as well as sandwiches and snacks. Opening times vary.
The building is wheelchair accessible. Free car parking is at the centre along with local shops.
Address: 103 Southgate, Sutton Hill, Telford, TF7 4HG
Phone: 01952 382260
Open College Network West Midlands (OCNWM)
Learners who want to progress further in Adult Social Care may need a Level 2 qualification in English and maths. We offer Functional Skills English and maths courses at entry and advanced levels in community venues. We also offer other Open College Network West Midlands courses so please search the website for more details.
Opening Hours 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday
Telephone: 01952 382888
Learn Telford Telford & Wrekin Council Wellington Civic & Leisure Centre 2nd Floor Telford TF2 2FH