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Preparation for Health and Social Care

West Lothian College

Content

This course provides a grounding for those wanting to work in the health and social care professions. It gives various options for progression, and involves classroom study and work experience.

The course includes:

Health and safety; Sociology; Psychology; First aid; Roles and responsibilities; Values and principles in care.

You will get the chance to learn about various health and social care settings.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Progression Routes

You can progress to SCQF Level 5 courses in Health and Social Care or other SCQF Level 5 courses at West Lothian College.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health & Social Care

SCQF Level

4