Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus, Dunfermline (Halbeath) Campus
This course provides the underpinning knowledge for healthcare support workers and can provide an entry route to degrees in nursing, midwifery, and allied health professions.
The course includes mandatory assessed placements within a healthcare setting, which may be within hospital wards and care homes, and will require you to work various shift patterns (not night shift).
Therapeutic Relationships; Clinical Skills; The Human Body; Sociology for Health in Scotland; Graded Unit 1; Safe Working Practice for care; Mental Health; Professional Standards for Care Practice; Understanding Personal and Professional Development.
Two Highers plus National 5 Maths preferred; or Advanced Certificate: Health and Social Care (Access to Nursing and Care HNCs) plus external Care Higher; or Access to Nursing SWAP or other relevant qualifications or SCQF Level 6. Health check and interview.
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.
HND: Additional Support Needs: Managing and Supporting the Services or relevant degree programme.
Health and Social Care