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 opportunities to engage with health and social care employers through volunteering/work experience.
The course includes:
Health and safety; Social Influences; Human Development and Behaviour; Values and principles in care;
Mental Health Award; Personal Development Units.
You will get the chance to learn about various health and social care settings.
No formal entry requirements. Interview.
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.
You can progress to SCQF Level 5 courses in Health and Social Care or other SCQF Level 5 courses at West Lothian College.
Health and Social Care