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Social Services and Healthcare

West Highland College UHI

Venues

Off campus

Content

This flexible work-based qualification which is accredited by SQA, aims to develop the candidate’s knowledge, understanding and skills required to work successfully with the older adult. Course material will be covered in the workplace through practise, observation and the creation of a portfolio. Additional time will be spent with open learning materials while receiving support from your tutor/assessor.

This award meets registration requirements for Scottish Social Services Council for care workers.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 or 5 including English. You must be in full time employment working with older adults.

Start Date

Flexible

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 6

Study Method

Part time (work based)

Course Length

12 months

Department

Education and Child Care

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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