Level 3

Health T Level Technical Qualification

Duration Age Group Study Start Available Locations
2 YEARS SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 04/09/2023
Southend Campus
Duration Age Group Study Start Available Locations
2 YEARS SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 04/09/2023
Southend Campus

Overview

You should consider this course if you are hardworking, dedicated and determined to make a difference in healthcare.

The T Level in Health will allow you to develop employability skills and help you to develop the knowledge that may lead to career progression in your chosen healthcare field The content will challenge and allow for development academically and within the work place. Skills learnt in the classroom and out on placement will assist in your next steps either at university or employment.

The T Level in Health is a two-year Level 3 programme equivalent to three A levels, which will enable you to spend time with an employer to gain industry experience.

Entry Requirements

  • Level 2 qualification at merit grade or higher or
  • Transition qualification or
  • Four GCSEs at Grade 4/C, including English, maths and science

Course Structure

Students will gain core knowledge in a variety of areas including:

  • Working within the health and science sector
  • The healthcare sector
  • Health, safety and environmental regulations in the health and science sector
  • Health and Safety regulations applicable in the healthcare sector
  • Managing information and data within the health and science sector
  • Managing personal information
  • Good scientific and clinical practice
  • Providing person-centred care
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Infection prevention and control
  • Safeguarding
  • Core science concepts
  • Further science concept

Assessment & Feedback

  • Practical assessment
  • Assignments
  • Controlled assessments
  • Online exams
  • Performance
  • Self-evaluation
  • Oral questioning
  • Short answer questions

What Next...

Students who complete this qualification will be able to choose between moving onto a skilled occupation or further study such as a higher or degree-level apprenticeship, or higher level technical study, including higher education.

You can progress into a wide range of careers including adult nursing, care worker, emergency care assistant and ambulance care assistant.