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Health & Social Care Advanced Apprenticeship at Rewards Training

Course description

The Health & Social Care Advanced Apprenticeship is a training and education programme combining the national vocational qualification level 3, knowledge certificate and functional skills at an appropriate level. The programme offers individuals working in the industry an opportunity to gain the skills needed to work effectively in the adult care sector and to further their knowledge and gain recognition for passed experience. Two routes are available allowing individuals to focus on either health or social care elements.

Following achievement of the programme individuals will be able to progress onto further learning opportunities such as higher level Apprenticeships or higher education and will be encouraged and supported to do so. There will also be exciting opportunities for progression into employment within the sector:

 Care home management

 Senior care assistant

 Employment in the Health Service

Course content

Topics covered  Care planning and reviews  Administration of medication  Team leadership  Monitoring blood pressure, pulse and temperature  Taking capillary blood samples  PEG feeds  Dementia care awareness  Moving & handling  Physiological measurements  Assisting registered nurses, GP’s and other professionals such as physiotherapists

Future opportunities

Upon successful completion of this programme you will achieve an Advanced Apprenticeship in Health & Social Care which will qualify individuals to supervisory/management status and assist with career development.

Following achievement of the programme individuals will be able to progress onto further learning opportunities such as higher level Apprenticeships or higher education and will be encouraged and supported to do so. There will also be exciting opportunities for progression into employment within the sector:

 Care home management

 Senior care assistant

 Employment in the Health Service

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Rewards Training directly.

Last updated date: 10 July 2015

Key information

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

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