The ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care is a 360 Guided Learning Hours / 60 credit qualification. It is equivalent in size and level to an A level and an Access to HE qualification. It has been designed for learners who wish to progress to a healthcare degree but may not have the traditional entry qualifications usually required. Learners who complete this qualification can progress to study a variety of level 4 qualifications, including our Level 4 Extended Diploma in Management for Health and Social Care or to a degree programme at a higher education provider. The qualification provides learners with an introduction to the health and social care sector as well as key academic, research and communication skills to support learners in their development. Learners must complete 4 mandatory units worth 60 credits to achieve the Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care.
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As this course is designed for those with little or no care experience, this is the only Health and Social Care QCF where employment is not a requirement. No formal qualification required.
Fees & Funding
Further Education Programmes are self-Funded. Programme Fee £1200 + £100 registration (flexibility of payment available, please inquire from one of our team members) Methods of delivery. Programme duration 3/ 6 months, 1 day a week.
Your knowledge, skills and experience will make you attractive to employers. Graduates work in Community development, Further education teacher, health promotion specialist, health service manager, care home manager, medical sales, HR and administration, for industries including NHS, and all other Healthcare providers. Graduates can also start their own care business we support leaders by shaping their businesses. Top Positions: Adult Nursing, Care Managers, Counsellor, Health & Safety Advisors, Occupational Therapist, Physician Associates, Primary care Graduate mental health worker, Social worker, Care support supervisor.