LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA IN HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE

Who is it for?

This qualification is designed for people who often work without direct supervision or on their own, perhaps in a user’s own home. They may have some supervisory responsibility or might be involved in specialist tasks with some degree of responsibility or independence. These awards are particularly relevant to senior care workers, health care workers, home care organisers and community support workers and include units for drugs and mental health workers.

Outline of Programme

Each unit within the Diploma has a credit rating and to achieve the QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 3 learners must complete 9 mandatory units along with a choice of optional knowledge and competence units equalling an overall 58 credits.

The optional knowledge and competence units cover different areas of health and social care such as supporting those with disabilities, learning disabilities or dementia, infection control and supported living. Learners have the opportunities to take a general qualification in health and social care, or they may follow a specialist pathway in areas such as Dementia or Learning Disabilities.

How long will it take?

There are no fixed periods for completion, however depending on experience most participants complete within 12-18  months.

Progression

On completion of this Level 3 in Health and Social Care programme candidates are able to progress on to Diploma in Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Workforce Level 5.

Level 3 H&SC Adults

444

4222-1

501/1194/2

Diploma H&SC Adults

4229-3

600/0108/2

Tech Cert - PWASC

3748-2

501/0987/X

Maths FS

3748-1

500/9318/6

English FS

4233-0

501/1723/3

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Service Delivery: KYP Health and Leisure Ltd, Wyre Forest House, Finepoint Way
Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY11 7WF

Company Reg: 07400806 |ICO: Z2489696 |UKPRN: 10032315

 

 

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