Healthcare Practice

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus, Cumbernauld Campus, Coatbridge Campus


This course is suitable for individuals who are interested in working within the health care sector and is suitable for roles as a Health Care Support worker. The course is also designed for those individuals who wish to pursue a career in nursing. Combining academic knowledge and clinical skills practice within an NHS placement the course is designed to help you gain the skills competencies required for practice.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including English; or Foundation Apprenticeship Social Services and Healthcare, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

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

Relevant degree programme.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Healthcare and Social Services

SCQF Level