Care (National 4)

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus, Coatbridge Campus


The National 4 Care course supports students to understand why individuals use care services. It will develop knowledge, values and attributes required of a student studying at this level to actively support the health and wellbeing of others. Furthermore, it will develop a skills set to enable students to work in contemporary care practice in the field of health and social. The course has been purposefully designed to engage students in active learning as they investigate care issues and topics relevant to this profession.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4.

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

Appropriate Care programmes

Start Date



National 4

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Health Care and Social Services

SCQF Level