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Social Services and Healthcare

Inverness College UHI

Venues

Inverness New Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

The SVQ Social Services and Healthcare SCQF Level 9 is mandatory for those employed in senior and/or management positions within the adult care sector. It is a requirement of the Scottish Social Servicies Council that people involved in adult care at a senior level have achieved, or are working towards, this qualification.

Mandatory subjects include:
Continuing professional development of self and others; Develop and maintain healthy and safe practices in the workplace; Promote and maintain effective systems for communication; Promote the well-being and protection of all individuals. You will also study four optional units.

Entry Requirements

SVQ Social Services and Healthcare at SCQF Level 7

Progression Routes

Following successful completion of the SVQ, you may wish to consider applying to a relevant degree programme offered by the university, such as BA (Hons) Health and Social Studies.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 9

Study Method

Part time (work based)

Course Length

18 months

Department

Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level

9

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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No courses listed.

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