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Leading and Managing Care Services (CPD)

Lews Castle College UHI

Venues

Lews Castle College Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

If you are a manager in a care setting this Continuing Professional Development (CPD) award can help you in your career development. It is designed to meet the registration requirements set by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) for managers.

The PDA Leading and Managing Care Services is particularly suited to staff who already hold an approved care qualification. The award can be completed within 12 months and a student adviser will provide ongoing support throughout your studies.

The programme includes a mandatory induction and tutorials which are highly recommended.

Candidates need to have had good experience in the care sector. Ideally, candidates should be working in a supervisory or management position.

Entry Requirements

Relevant qualifications include HNC Social Services, SVQ at SCQF Level 9, Diploma in Social Work, nursing qualifications or equivalent.

Progression Routes

You may be able to progress to other awards or degree programmes at UHI.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level

9

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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