This 6-week course is perfect for anyone considering a career in the Health care sector or in the Young people’s sector, covering birth to end of life and is an ideal starting point for anyone wishing to work in the Health Social Care sector.

This Level 1 qualification is ideal if you have little or no experience, you will learn about a variety of aspects in the such as:

Awareness of health and safety in different settings.
The importance of healthy eating and drinking for adults
Communications in health and social care.
Awareness of person-centred support n health and social care.
Introduction to mental health
This qualification does not qualify you to go directly into paid employment but will help with volunteer placements and does provide a starting point for deciding whether a career in the sector is right for you, it provides an introduction into the sector.

Centre attendance Mondays and Tuesdays 9.30 am – 3.30 pm

Alternative arrangement are in place during 2021 to enable students to keep learning.

The delivery of the qualification is done in a classroom-based setting at Achievement Training.


All applications will be reviewed on an individual basis. If you have experience or previous knowledge that will support your application please remember to include it.

This course is delivered throughout the year, which gives you lots of opportunities to join. Please give us a call or send in a message for the next dates.




Funding is available depending on your circumstances.
FREE if you are either:

Aged 16-18
Aged 19+ Employed and earn less than £17,004.00
Aged 19+ Unemployed and in receipt of benefits and looking to gain employment.