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Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for Wales and Northern Ireland

This course can lead directly to careers in care establishments and nursing assistants or in the health and care field.

Available Sessions

We have 3 sessions available for this course running in Downpatrick, Lisburn, Newtownards

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Title Campus Type Week Starting Places Available Fee
Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for Wales and Northern Ireland
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Downpatrick
Part-Time 01/10/2018
Day: Wednesday
Time: 16:00-21:00
15 £795.00 Apply Now
Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for Wales and Northern Ireland
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Lisburn
Part-Time 01/10/2018
Day: Thursday
Time: 16:00-21:00
15 £795.00 Apply Now
Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for Wales and Northern Ireland
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Newtownards
Part-Time 01/10/2018
Day: Tuesday
Time: 16:00-21:00
20+ £795.00 Apply Now

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Course Overview

 

Competence-based qualification Qualification title: NVQ  Pearson Edexcel Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for Wales and Northern Ireland

This work-based course is the required qualification for registration and regulatory requirements in the social care sector in Wales and Northern Ireland. It could lead to employment as a senior care assistant, senior healthcare assistant, support worker or key worker in residential settings, community and primary care environments, acute health environments, domiciliary services, day services or supported living projects.

 

This for business purposes only, meaning only course will be running during the week and not on Saturdays.


Entry Requirements
You should already be working in adult care setting at senior care assist level or have opportunity to work at this level with support from line manager in employment

Please apply your interest online where you will be invited in to the Open day to have a short interview with the tutor to see if you are eligible for this course.  If you need any further details please contact Michelle Fee at mfee@serc.ac.uk 
Where will it take me?

This course can lead directly to senior care careers in care establishments and nursing assistants or in the health and care field.  Alternatively study at higher level is an option

• This qualification confirms competence in these areas for roles such as:•senior  care assistants/support workers/key workers in residential settings• healthcare assistants/support workers in community and primary care• environments• healthcare assistants/support workers in acute health environments.care assistants/support workers/key workers in domiciliary services• care assistants/support workers/key workers in day services• support workers in supported living projects• community-based care assistants/support workers/key workers,• including those working in specialist areas, eg dementia, learning

How will it make me more employable?
 
How will I be assessed and given feedback?

All units must be assessed in accordance with Skills for Care and Development QCF Assessment Principles and the regulatory arrangements for the Qualifications and Credit Framework. Assessment is via a range of assessment methodologies including observation of the learner in the care setting, portfolio evidence oral and written questioning witness statements, professional discussion also Recognition of prior achievements and reflective accounts. .   

There is no examination at the end of this course Qualification structure for this course is

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Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

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