Course: Health and Social Care ‘Care Cadets’ Level 2

Study Level

Level 2

Course Code



Great Yarmouth Campus

Lowestoft Campus


1 Year



Whether it’s your passion to work with children, teenagers, the elderly or vulnerable, this course will help you develop the skills and knowledge to work in many different aspects of the care

You will have a work placements that fits around your career ideas, including working in clinical settings, with young people, with older people, in care homes, day centres and schools.

You will have your own scrubs to wear in placements and will train in our own practical rooms, complete with hospital beds and equipment.

Modules you may study include:

  • Human growth and development
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Anatomy and phsiology
  • Mental health
  • Working in health and social care
  • Nutrition

Why study with us:

  • You will be taught by industry professionals including nurses, paramedics, operating department practitioners, social care workers and mental health practitioners
  • You will spend time learning in high quality industry placements
  • Our lecturers have specialisms including mental health, science, psychology, substance misuse work, nursing care, social work, homelessness, child development, dementia care and education


You will need to have achieved at least four GCSE’s at grade 3 or above including English and maths

You will also need to complete an application for DBS upon enrolment, to enable you to complete a work placement in the sector.


You can progress on to Health and Social Care Level 3.