Health and Social Care Supervision (PDA)

Inverness College UHI


Inverness Campus


The PDA Health and Social Care Supervision is designed for those working in the care sector in supervisory roles. It is approved to meet the registration requirements of the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) and also provides continuing professional development (CPD) for first line managers who provide supervision, support and guidance.

Content: Health and Social Care: Supervise People; Health and Social Care: Supervise the Protection of People

Entry Requirements

SVQ 3 Health and Social Care, HNC Social Care, or other relevant national qualification at SCQF Level 5 or above in Health and Social Care plus relevant experience.

Progression Routes

Some students may elect to progress to the UHI CPD Award Leading and Managing Care Services if they seek promotion to become a care service manager

Start Date




Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

4 months


Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level