Qualification Overview

Skills Bootcamp in Health & Social Care

Skills Bootcamp in Health & Social Care

Our 16-week programme is designed to equip the learners with the practical skills required to secure employment in the Health & Social Care or the Education sector. Learners can progress into roles such as Learning Support Assistant, SEN Assistants or Care Assistants. This programme is aimed at workers who will support individuals with physical, emotional, and learning disabilities as part of their job role.

Ticket Information

£0.00 inc. VAT
Please only select this option if you meet the funding criteria
Date And Time
24/06/2024 @ 09:00 to
11/10/2024 @ 15:00

Registration End Date

Course Types
Course Category

Qualification structure

3 WEEKS – NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities
2 DAYS – FAA Level 3 Paediatric First Aid (2 days)
2 DAYS – FAA Level 3 Award in First Aid for Mental Health
1 DAY – FAA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work
1 DAY – FAA Level 3 Award in Immediate Management of Anaphylaxis
1 DAY – FAA Level 3 Award in Oxygen Therapy Administration
1 DAY – Employability skills workshop (CV writing, interview tips, mock interviews)
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6 WEEKS – NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health
Work placement as a Learning Support Assistant in SEN schools

*Learners may be eligible for funding and complete the course for free (subject to eligibility – see below).
Qualification number (QN)

601/8968/X 600/4037/3 603/0911/8

Total qualification time (TQT):

16 weeks

Guided learning hours (GL)


Accredited by:

Ncfe CACHE, Nuco

Funding Avilable?

- Aged 19+
- Resident in Berkshire
- Have Right to Work in UK
- in UK for 3 years or more

Entry requirements:

- Aged 19+
- Level 2 English or equivalent
- Resident in Berkshire
- Have Right to Work in UK

Mandatory units

13 mandatory unit, plus 8 credits from the optional units


– Portfolio of evidence
– Practical

Progression opportunities

Learners are expected to progress into employment within 6 months

*The eligibility criteria for funding are the following:

  1. Resident within the boroughs of Slough, Windsor and Maidenhead
  2. Unemployed or in receipt of low income (less than £20,000 per year)
  3. Resident in the UK continuously for 3 years or more (exceptions apply for refugees)
  4. In receipt of state benefits (Universal Credit, JSA, etc.)
  5. Have Right to Work in the UK
  6. Aged 19 years+
  7. Not being on an apprenticeship

If you meet the above criteria, please contact us on 01753 362 197 or via email
Please do not proceed to checkout and pay for the course if you believe you are eligible for funding.

There is a £125 cancellation fee if a learner enrols and fails to complete or withdraws early from the course. This fee is to cover administration costs. We may be able to offer extensions if learners are unable to meet the set submission deadline. Please read the declaration on the enrolment form carefully before signing up.