Course Type / Attendance

Part Time, Short Course

Subject Area

Health, Social Care and Childcare

Start Date

June 2018

Course Length

6 weeks







Course Level


Award to be received

NOCN Level 1 Award in Skills for Employment, Training and Personal Development

Awarding Body


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Who is this course for?

This is a short taster course for anyone interested in a career in Nursing.  It offers progression to further study in the subject.

What do you need to apply for the course?

No previous qualifications are needed for this course.

What are the key things you'll learn?

The course includes the following mandatory modules:

  • Explore and Occupational Sector e.g. nursing
  • Numeracy for nursing

How you will learn

This course is classroom-based

You will learn through continuous assessment and be required to complete two assignments.

Where could this course take you?

Upon successful completion you could progress to Access to Nursing or Preparation for Access.