Care and Administrative Practice (Joint Route)

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


This course teaches you the skills and knowledge needed for potential career opportunities within the Health and Care Sector, within the NHS/Private Health sector and across the Care Sector. The course provides two optional routes for Administrative support workers and for Clinical support workers, in particular those wishing a recognised entry qualification for nurse training. The course also offers practical experience, including a mandatory workplace element.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers preferably including English; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. 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.

Progression Routes

Entry to range of HND or degree programmes in Social Work, Care and Health sector; employment as social care worker or support worker with various groups.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

52 weeks


Health, Social Care and Early Education

SCQF Level