Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current academic year (2019/20) and are subject to change next year.

For students under 19

Our courses & apprenticeships are usually free if you are 18 or under on the 31st of August 2019. Some courses have additional fees for things like materials and travel, which you will need to pay at the start of your course. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support for these costs.

For students aged 19 or over

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees. Some courses may be free, depending on your circumstances. Certain Level 3 & 4 courses require you to pay the fee in full or take out an Advanced Learning Loan to pay for your course. Please see our guide to fees for more information.

International Students

Students from outside the EU/EEA need to pay the full international fee for their course. Please note, West London College does not offer Tier 4 Visa Sponsorship for students to study in the United Kingdom.


About this course

This qualification is aimed at people considering a career in health and/or social care with adults or children and young people.

Some of the units studied are:

  • Understand the range of service provision and roles within health and social care (adults and children and young people)
  • Understand the principles and values in health and social care (adults and children and young people)
  • Awareness of protection and safeguarding in health and social care (adults and children and young people).
Entry Requirements

Functional skills E3 or GCSE below a D grade

Assessment Method

A range of written assignments there is not a test connected to this course.

Progression Opportunities

Progression onto a level two Childcare or Heath and Social Care course.

Study Methods

This is a full time course, you will be building a portfolio of assignments and attending work experience.


We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times.