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Health (Adult Nursing) – T Level

Qualification

T Level (Level 3)

Type of study

School Leavers

Interview?

Yes

Location

On Campus and Industry Placement

Duration

2 years

The importance of the Healthcare profession has never been as prominent as it is now. The Department for Health & Social Care are looking to increase the number of nurses in the NHS. Andover College has introduced the T-level in Health (Adult Nursing) to best prepare our learners for a challenging, yet hugely rewarding, career in this sector.  

Over the duration of the two-year course, you will learn the knowledge and skills required to become a successful practitioner. Alongside this, you will undertake a work placement in each year to help you understand the role of a nurse within a real-life setting.  

 This is an exciting course that balances classroom based learning, work placement and access to excellent facilities so that our learners have all the opportunities they need to develop their potential as a nurse.  

Five GCSEs at grade 9-4, including English and Maths.

 

Over the duration of the course you will cover: 

  • Working within the Health sector 
  • Health and Safety and Environmental regulations in the Health sector 
  • Good clinical practice 
  • Core Science concepts 
  • The Healthcare Sector 
  • Providing person centred care 
  • Health and wellbeing   

 

Assessment will come in different forms. In some instances, you will undertake exams to test core skills whilst practical skills test will help assess your occupational specialismWith T-levels, your work placement employer will also help by ensuring you cover key areas within your placement which will help prepare you for assessments.  

 

The T-level helps prepare learners to enter the industry through employment or as an apprentice. It also gives learners the opportunity to progress to higher education courses and training. Whilst the T-level focuses on Adult Nursing, there is scope to progress into other nursing specialisms. 

 

The T-level qualification provides ample opportunities to experience different work settings through the industry work placement element of the course. 

 

The College collaborates with a local university to access their state-of-the-art facilities including a virtual environment. Onsite, students will have access to a mock ward which allows them to learn in a real life setting and practice key skills essential to Nursing.