Certificate in Health and Social Care (Level 5)

Dundee and Angus College


Arbroath Campus, Gardyne Campus


This course offers an opportunity for progression to further academic study in the fields of health or social care on either our Access to Nursing course or our Advanced Certificate in Health and Social Care. Alternatively, on successful completion of the program, you could join one of our vocational pathways as either a Modern Apprentice or as a student on our Health and Social Care Academy.

The practical based element of these programmes, in conjunction with support from partner agencies in the fields of health and social care, provide learners with an opening to employment. Our full-time level 5 programme is just the beginning of the journey towards employment or further study in this demanding but rewarding field.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4.

Progression Routes

Advanced Certificate in Health and Social Care; Access to Nursing; Health and Social Care Academy or Modern Apprenticeship opportunities.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Health and Social Care

SCQF Level