Health & Social Care

Our Department has a direct link with the NHS and over 400 local health and early years employers giving you the opportunity for a range of work experience placements. We’ve also got a range of learning facilities and equipment that provide a more realistic learning experience. These include a fully kitted out hospital ward and dental suite, electric hoist, pregnancy suit, ageing kit, hospital bed and resuscitation dummies. You’ll also find cutting edge technology to aid learning including 3D televisions, 3D projectors, HD technology, Flip cameras and Wiis.

Name Study Level Category Duration
Access to HE: Allied Healthcare Professions Adults Access / Pre-Access to HE 35 weeks
Access to Higher Education: Social Science & Social Work Adults Access / Pre-Access to HE 32 weeks
Alcohol Awareness Level 1 Award Adults Health & Social Care 4 weeks
Dementia Awareness Adults Health & Social Care 3 hours
Dyslexia, Dyspraxia & Dyscalculia Adults Childcare 3 hours, 6-9pm
Emergency First Aid Adults Health & Safety 1 day 9:15-16:45
First Aid at Work Adults Health & Safety 3 days 09:15- 16:45
Health & Social Care (Volunteer) – Level 2 Diploma Adults Health & Social Care 40 weeks
Health & Social Care (Work Based) – Level 2 Diploma Adults Health & Social Care 40 weeks
Health & Social Care (Work Based) – Level 3 Diploma Adults Health & Social Care 40 weeks
Health & Social Care Level 3 Diploma (End of Life Pathway) Adults Health & Social Care 18 months
Health & Social Care Level 3 Extended Diploma Adults Health & Social Care 70 weeks
Leadership & Management for Health & Social Care Services – Level 5 Diploma Adults Health & Social Care 18 months
Leadership for Health & Social Care Services Adults Health & Social Care 1 Year
Leading & Managing Services to Support End of Life & Significant Life Events – Level 5 Certificate Adults Health & Social Care 6 Months
Lip Reading for the Hearing Impaired Adults Health & Social Care 20 weeks
Mental Health Problems Level 2 Adults Health & Social Care 15 Weeks
Paediatric First Aid Adults Childcare 3 days
Stress Awareness Level 1 Award Adults Health & Social Care 4 weeks
Substance Misuse Awareness Level 1 Adults Health & Social Care 4 Weeks