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Social Services and Healthcare

Dundee and Angus College

Venues

Off Campus

Content

This is a work-based qualification and all evidence produced must be in relation to the individual's job role and responsibility. The award is made up of six units, four of which are mandatory. Mandatory units: Support effective communication; Support the health and safety of yourself and individuals; Develop your own knowledge and practice; Support the safeguarding of individuals. In addition to the above two further units must be chosen from a number of optional units.

Entry Requirements

To undertake this award individuals must be in employment in a social and/or health care setting for a minimum of 16 hours per week (paid or voluntary) with a minimum of 3 months' experience. Individuals must have a sound understanding of The National Care Standards, Scottish Social Services Council Codes of Practice, legislation, policies and procedures applicable to the work setting. Selection for the course will be by interview.

Progression Routes

Registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)

Start Date

Flexible

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 6

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (work based)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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