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Health and Social Care Certificate Level 3

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The Level 3 Certificate in Health and Social Care enables applied study of the health and social care sector, providing learners with an introduction to key areas relating to current practice. It also provides learners with the knowledge and understanding essential to the health and social care sector, supporting progression to further learning or the workplace.

 

Course Overview

The certificate is made up of mandatory units which aim to provide learners with knowledge and understanding of key subject areas in health and social care. Learners will be required to attend placement in a work environment to support their learning.   The minimum number of hours required is 75 hours.


  • Course Level

    Level 3

  • Duration

    One Year Full Time

Course Content

  • Equality, diversity and rights in health and social care
  • Human growth and development
  • Safeguarding in health and social care
  • Communication in health and social care
  • Psychological perspectives in health and social care
  • Sociological perspectives in health and social care
  • Working in health and social care
  • Reflective practice
  • Infection prevention and control in health and social care

 

Assessment

  • Applicants must be at least 16 years old at the start of the course.
  • Applicants must have achieved a minimum of 5 x GCSE grades 4/C including Maths and English prior to starting the course.
  • All applicants must complete an initial assessment in Maths and English and attend an interview.

 

Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.

Apply online Make an enquiry Call 0800 358 75 75

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

Visit our International pages for more information and contact details