Do you enjoy helping others? Would you like to make a positive difference to the lives of service users? A career in health and social care and early years is both challenging and fulfilling. This course provides the basics for working within a wide range of settings such as schools and care homes, with a variety of care users, from children to the elderly. Transition Programmes are a brand new type of qualification designed to prepare young people for the Health or Education and Early Years L3 T Levels or to progress to an Apprenticeship. The Extended Diploma includes 7 units and work experience is a compulsory part of the qualification. As part of your study programme you will be working towards improving your maths and English skills, attend work placements and take part in a variety of enrichment activities all of which will focus on your employability skills.