Formerly City College Brighton and Hove

Health and social care for 16-19 year olds

Study health and social care at Brighton MET

If you are hardworking, patient and love working with people, a health and social care course at Brighton MET could be for you. Becoming a caring professional can involve working with: the elderly, people with disabilities and vulernable adults and children and as such can be a challenging but highly rewarding career. There are many career paths available in this field including care assistants, nurses, health workers and social workers.

At Brighton MET, we offer a wide range of qualifications and apprenticeships in health and social care. Our tutors have professional industry experience and have valuable knowledge that they’ll be able to share with you. We work closely with local employers to ensure that our programmes meet their needs.

The placements we provide with local nursing homes, day centres, nurseries and schools could open the door to full time employment at the end of your course.

Available courses

  • Health and Social Care - BTEC First Extended Certificate in Health and Social Care Level 2

    This course provides practical work experience and an introduction to the skills required for a range of career options or further study.

    • Course type: Full-time
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Health and Social Care - BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 3 Year 1

    The first year of this Diploma provides an introduction to the health and social care sector and continued study.

    • Course type: Full-time
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Health and Social Care - BTEC National Foundation Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 3 Year 2

    The second year of this Diploma offers you a mix of academic and practical experience to prepare you for further study or work in the care industry.

    • Course type: Full-time
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Adult Social Care

    This qualification aims to support learner’s skills and knowledge when working with adults in health and social care settings. Learners will develop their skills in a range of areas including supporting individuals with their physical and emotional...

    • Course type: Apprenticeships
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Children & Young People’s Workforce

    This qualification is to guide and assess development of knowledge and skills relating to the Children and young people’s workforce. Learners will have the ability to progress to Early Learning and Childcare, Social Care and Learning development, i...

    • Course type: Apprenticeships
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Clinical Healthcare Support

    This qualification is to guide and assess development of knowledge and skills relating to the Children and young people’s workforce. Learners will have the ability to progress to Early Learning and Childcare, Social Care and Learning development, i...

    • Course type: Apprenticeships
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Adult Social Care

    On this course, you will develop the technical skills, knowledge and understanding which complements both lone working and supervisory roles in social care settings. The Level 3 will build your competence in a range of areas including supporting i...

    • Course type: Apprenticeships
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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Why choose Brighton MET?

At Brighton MET we offer a variety of full-time courses for 16-19 year olds across two campuses. We teach technical and professional skills and provide practical industry-focused experience. This is a great way to study and equips you with the key skills needed to progress into employment or to go on to study at University.

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