Level 3 Health and Social Care 90 Credit
This qualiﬁcation develops the knowledge and skills needed when working in a senior role with adults in health and social care environments. It covers a wide range of areas including supporting individuals with their physical and emotional care, daily living needs and health care procedures. It develops the knowledge and skills required for working in a senior role with adults in health and social care environments
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. This qualification is suitable for those who work within the health and social care workforce. It provides Learners with an opportunity to demonstrate their competence in a wide range of job roles.
: Promote communication in health, social care 20
: Engage in personal development in health, social care 20
: Promote equality and inclusion in health, social care 20
: Principles for implementing duty of care in health, social care 10
: Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care 15
: The role of the health and social care worker 20
: Support individuals to access education, training or employment 20
: Promote Person Centred Approaches in Health and Social Care 20
: Promote and Implement Health and Safety in Health and Social Care 15
: Understand the Context of Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities 20
: Interact with and support individuals using telecommunications 20
Assessments for all units are offered in a number of assessment cycles throughout the year. Units are assessed by an assessor and EV assignments with the exception of Research Methods and Study Skills for Postgraduate Learning that are assessed by one assignment piece.
Learners who achieve this qualification could progress into employment in a social care role such as senior care support workers in residential settings, supported living or day services or community based senior support or care workers.
On completion of this qualification, Learners may wish to complete further qualifications in this or related areas