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Social Services and Healthcare

South Lanarkshire College

Content

You’ll gain skills and knowledge for a career in the care sector such as nursing homes, care facilities and resource centres for people with disabilities. You’ll learn about who needs care and the roles and responsibilities of care workers. You’ll learn through placement and building up a portfolio of evidence including, direct observations and reflective accounts.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Reference. Entry test. Interview. Candidate must be 18 at the start of the course.

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

SVQ Social Services and Healthcare Level 7

Start Date

August

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 6

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

20 weeks

Department

Social Services and Care

SCQF Level

6