The course has been developed in liaison with employers and employees in the social care sector and has been tailored to meet the specific training requirements of the sector. With flexible delivery this can be tailored to meet the specific needs of individual student and their work place. Graduates are likely to have increased job satisfaction and better career prospects. This course offers a new route into and through higher education. On completion of the course graduates can progress to an appropriate Progression Route, such as the BA (Hons) Applied Care Practice (Progression Route) degree at University of Suffolk.