This course is suitable for anyone working in the field of Health & Social Care. In the workplace, candidates will need to be working with individuals requiring support. An assessor will be allocated and candidates will gather evidence for a work based portfolio.

Start Dates: Immediate

Duration:18 months


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Upon completion of Level 3, students may progress onto Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care, a Foundation Degree or, depending upon other qualifications and experience, nurse training.

Assessment takes place in the workplace, meeting national standards, using observation, witness testimony, reflective accounts and professional discussion.  The candidate may also be expected to answer written or oral questions and produce assignments.

No person can be admitted to a care course if he/she is rendered unsuitable by any criminal conviction (subject to the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974).

There are no formal entry requirements, however all students will be assessed and must be working in a care environment and able to demonstrate they are working in a supervisory capacity.

This qualification is a combination of four mandatory and four optional units.  The choice of optional units will reflect the candidate’s work setting.

For Admission

Department : Health and Social Care
Level : Level 3

Duration : 18 months
Fees : £2500

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