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Social Services and Healthcare (Level 3)

Forth Valley College

Venues

Stirling Campus

Content

Working with adults in health and social care settings provides a rewarding career path. This programme is aimed at those already employed in a care environment. It includes a Scottish Vocational Qualification at Level 3, providing the qualification necessary for registration with The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC).

Contents Include:
Health and social care; Promote effective communication with, for and about individuals; Promote, monitor and maintain health, safety and security in the working environment; Reflect on and develop your practice; Promote choice, wellbeing and the protection of all individuals; Communication
Numeracy; Information and communication technology; Care values; Protection and safeguarding

Entry Requirements

Four subjects at National 5, including English or SVQ Health and Social Care (Level 6), or relevant NC at SCQF Level 5. Must be working in a suitable health or social care setting for a minimum of 16 hours per week. Interview.

Progression Routes

HNC Social Services or HNC Healthcare Practice

Start Date

August

Qualification

SVQ

Study Method

Full time

Department

Care

SCQF Level

6