Health and Social Care Certificate

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus, Cumbernauld Campus, Coatbridge Campus


The course is designed for individual who either want to gain skills and knowledge to work in the care sector of for individuals who wish to progress further in their studies in health and social care.

All the units you will study have been carefully chosen to maximise the opportunity to develop both your knowledge and practical skills. There is a placement built into this course and it is hoped at the end if you decide you wish to go into employment you will be given an interview with one of our practice providers.

You will study a variety of units including human body, values and principles, health and technology to name a few. You will also experience learning using virtual technology within our skills labs on campus.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

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

NQ Health and Social Care (Level 6)

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Healthcare and Social Services

SCQF Level