Preparation for Health and Social Care (Level 4)

West Lothian College


You will gain knowledge, understanding and skills in a variety of Health and Social Care settings which will prepare you for further study or employment in the Sector. During the year you will develop skills and knowledge in relation to first aid, roles and responsibilities and values and principles in care.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Entry by interview and written piece of work. 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




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Health and Social Care

SCQF Level