BTEC Level 2 Health and Social Care

Welcome to SBUSixth’s BTEC Level 2 Health and Social Care Pathway – Building Healthcare Foundations!

Are you passionate about a career in healthcare that makes a real impact? Look no further than SBUSixth’s BTEC Level 2 Health and Social Care Pathway, your gateway to a future teeming with opportunities in nursing, social work, and more. Nestled in the vibrant heart of Brixton Hill, South London, SBUSixth offers an exceptional and tailored educational experience.

Why Choose SBUSixth’s BTEC Level 2 Health and Social Care Pathway?

Our dedication to your healthcare journey sets us apart. At SBUSixth, we understand the pivotal role healthcare plays in society. Our BTEC Level 2 program blends theoretical knowledge with hands-on skills, equipping you with competencies valued by employers in the healthcare sector.

You will also have the opportunity to work towards the Care Certificate, a requirement for all workers in hospital settings.

Diving into the Learning Experience:

Our holistic curriculum hones your skills and attitude to excel in diverse healthcare settings. Practice vital skills in our simulated health room, including effective communication and problem-solving. Learn to build positive relationships, show compassion, empathy, and promote equality and diversity.

Guided by Healthcare Experts:

Collaborate with practitioners from renowned institutions like Guys and St Thomas Trust, our NHS sponsors. Engage in projects linked to podiatry, dementia care, and public health. Gain insights into the challenges healthcare professionals face and participate in relevant work experiences.

Exploring the Core Content:

Our BTEC Level 2 Health and Social Care curriculum empowers you with insights into various facets of healthcare. Delve into:

  • Anatomy and Medical Physics: Develop a profound understanding of human anatomy and the physical principles underlying medical technologies. Gain insights into the body’s systems and how they function.
  • Nutrition and Biochemistry: Explore the role of nutrition in health and wellbeing. Understand the biochemical processes that drive human health and learn how to provide nutritional guidance.
  • Person-Centred Care: Grasp the essentials of providing compassionate and person-centred care. Develop effective communication skills, problem-solving abilities, and an understanding of empathy, equality, and diversity in a healthcare setting.
  • Healthcare Setting Skills: Experience life-like scenarios in our simulated health room, where you’ll practice skills needed for healthcare roles. This includes building positive relationships, showing compassion, and handling challenging circumstances.

Seamless Progression:

Our Level 2 BTEC Tech Award, equivalent to a single GCSE, opens doors to further education. Progress to Level 3 in health and social care, expanding your horizons and preparing for a fulfilling healthcare career.

Skills for Life:

Equip yourself with transferable skills – effective communication, problem-solving, interpersonal abilities, and organisation skills – attributes that extend beyond healthcare and into various professional domains.

Transforming Lives:

SBUSixth’s BTEC Level 2 Health and Social Care program is your stepping stone to making a difference. Our innovative learning environment, dedicated faculty, and immersive experiences ensure you’re ready to embark on a transformative healthcare journey. Start your journey with us and set the foundation for a meaningful healthcare career.


QualificationBTEC Level 2 Tech Award is equivalent to a single GCSE
Exam BoardEdexcel Pearson
Course Entry Requirements5 grade 4s (but will not have a 4 in English and/or maths).
Duration of qualification1 year
Timetable hoursVaries depending on units and courses taken
Assessment methodOne externally assessed exam with practical and written assessments.
Courses AvailableBTEC Level 2
Career DestinationsYou can progress onto Level 3 in health and social care
Transferable SkillsCommunication, problem-solving, people skills and organisation skills.

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At SBUSixth, we’re not just educators – we’re shapers of healthcare futures. Join us today and embark on an extraordinary journey towards healthcare excellence!

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