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Highfield Level 1 Award in Introduction to Health and Social Care and Children’s and Young People’s Settings (RQF)


Who is this qualification for?

The objective of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment in health and social care and/or support someone already in a role in the workplace.

How long will it take?

The total qualification time for this qualification is 100 and of this 85 are recommended as guided learning hours.

Topics covered

These include introduction to the prevention and control of infection, introduction to communication in childrens services and adult social care settings, principles of personal development in childrens services and adult social care settings and introduction to mental health awareness.

Assessment method

This qualification can be assessed by a portfolio of evidence.