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Advanced Apprenticeship in Clinical Healthcare at North Notts College (NNC)

Course description

About this Course

This Apprenticeship is designed for people currently working within a clinical support role within the NHS or other clinical settings. It will build on your current knowledge and skills and provide you with a starting point for further development.

Course content

What will I study?

  • English and maths Functional Skills at either Level 1 or 2
  • Introduction to personal development
  • Communication in health
  • Duty of care in health
  • Equality and inclusion in health
  • Health and safety
  • Infection prevention and control
  • Causes and spread of infection
  • Implementation of person centred approaches in health
  • Safeguarding and protection in health
  • Handling information
  • Mental health
  • Dementia awareness

Entry requirements

What are the entry requirements?

Level 2 or GCSE grade D or above.


How will I be assessed?

Your course assessments may include:

  • Coursework
  • Work based assessments

Financial information

You will be paid a minimum of the nationally-set Apprenticeship wage. Visit for details.

North Notts College also has a number of funds which are there to help support you if you find yourself in financial difficulties that are affecting your attendance at college or your studies.

Future opportunities

What can I progress to?


  • There are excellent progression routes for healthcare support workers undertaking these qualifications. You could progress on to Access to Nursing, university and nursing


  • Employment within the sector

Further information

Why study here?

  • Opportunities to progress onto Access to Nursing and Nursing
  • Established links to local universities
  • Delivered by experienced, qualified professionals
  • Excellent support and guidance

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 24 November 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Course code: FRW08L3-8
  • Web url:

Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Student Services
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01909 504500
    • Email address: