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Health Healthcare Support Services Advanced Level Apprenticeship at Wirral Metropolitan College

Course description

This apprenticeship is designed for applicants who are in paid employment within Healthcare Support Services, to achieve the theory and practical elements of the qualifications which recognise the skills they gain in the workplace.

Course content

  • Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support Services (QCF)
  • Level 3 Award in Employment and Personal Learning Skills in Health (QCF)
  • Functional Skills qualification in English 2
  • Functional Skills qualification in Mathematics 2

Entry requirements

Apprentices must be in paid employment of at least 30 hours per week. Apprenticeships where the Apprentice is working and studying for less than 30 hours per week are by exception only. In any circumstances the Apprentice must not work for less than 16 hours per week.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course.

Future opportunities

To become a Health Professional (eg Nurse, Allied Health Practitioner, Healthcare Scientist)apprentices would have to progress from their apprenticeship to undertake a specificqualification, often a 3-year university Degree, which, on completion, would enable them toregister as a professional.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wirral Metropolitan College directly.

Last updated date: 24 May 2016
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