Health Care Studies Pathway
The Academy Grimsby is delighted to be offering qualifications in Health Care Studies, with support from the Care Plus Group, that will give a basic foundation of skills to continue on the journey to becoming a healthcare professional.
The demand for health care professionals is rapidly increasing, especially in our region, and anyone with a qualification in this industry can look forward to a long and successful career working with the people who need help the most.
This specialist work-related qualification will give you the knowledge, understanding and skills needed for entering college or employment in the Health and Social Care sector. To be successful on the course you will need to be able to use communication skills to solve problems, meet deadlines and work effectively as part of a team.
You will study a range of core Health and Social Care units. These core units provide you with the basic knowledge and understanding of the Health and Social Care sector. By studying mandatory units you will develop further knowledge and understanding, and also develop skills and explore attributes needed in the Health and Social Care Sector.
The mandatory units also help to build and develop employability skills and knowledge which are very transferable across other areas of work. You will also study a number of optional specialist units which have a closer focus on a vocational area and give you the opportunity to explore an area of interest in greater depth.
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