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Practical learning provides ideal preparation for a career in nursing

10th November 2020 – Tags: Health & Social Care

Health & Social Care student Naomi Dardai

Health & Social Care student Naomi Dardai   

Naomi Dardai, who completed the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care with us, talked to The Edtech Podcast about how her college course helped her to begin her career in nursing with confidence.

Click on the link below to listen to the interview with Naomi (from 03:35 to 14:20)

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In the interview – which is well worth a listen for any school leaver who is considering nursing as a career – Naomi talks about the benefits of hands-on, practical learning, and the invaluable experience she gained from work placements which are a key element of the BTEC course.

Naomi’s successful transition to her current role at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital is all the more inspiring because of the added challenges of COVID-19, which saw the 19-year-old working with COVID-19 patients from the start of the pandemic.

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