Accessibility links

Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma at eTraining

Course description

One of the UK's fastest growing sectors, Health and Social Care offers excellent opportunities for employment, career progression and job satisfaction. 

Learners must take the mandatory units which cover the role of the care worker, communication and confidentiality, equal opportunities, health safety and safeguarding. They then have a choice of optional knowledge and competence units covering different areas of health and social care such as supporting person-centred approaches, advocacy, healthcare, supporting those with disabilities, learning disabilities or dementia. 

Learners have the opportunity to take a general qualification in health and social care, or they may follow specialist pathways in Dementia Care or Learning Disabilities.

Course content

For staff working at a supervisory or higher skill level than level 2. The same wide range of units to choose from but with an emphasis on promoting health and independence. Level 3 staff draws up Care plans and ensure they are implemented. The Level 3 Diploma can be studied on its own or as part of the Advanced Apprenticeship in Health and Social Care.

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: 10 July 2015
Provider logo

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 - 2 Years