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Healthcare Support Services Apprenticeship Level 2 at Midlands Training & Development Ltd.

Course description

This Apprenticeship aims to provide the skills and knowledge required to become competent in supporting Health Professionals.  Healthcare Support Services play a vital part in the smooth running of healthare services.  Individuals undertaking this framework may have a wide range of jobs in the sector such as porters, housekeepers, housekeeping assistants, catering managers or assistants, medical records supervisor / administrator and estates manager / worker.

The Apprenticeship framework will assess individuals in the workplace and provide underpinning knowledge.  The framework also includes Functional Skills in English and Maths along with Employment Rights and Responsibilities and Personal learning Skills for Health.


Course content

Designed as a work-based programme, the Health and Social Care Apprenticeship includes qualifications at Qualifications and Credit Framework Level 2. The average duration for completion of an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship is 12 months.


Entry requirements

There are no set entry requirements for Level 2 NVQs but you will require good English and maths skills.  In order to complete the Framework you need to be employed within a Health Care setting


Assessment will be completed in a variety of ways, from observation, diagnostic assessment, witness statements, professional discussions, written questioning and production of work evidence.  This will then be compiled in a portfolio of evidence and logged against the standards required in the qualification.

Financial information

This is a Government funded award, there will be no charge.

Future opportunities

You may progress to a Level 3 Apprenticeship

Further information

Apprenticeship vacancies are advertised on our Apprenticeship Vacancy page

For more information please call 02476 386074 or email

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: 03 February 2015
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