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NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England (QCF)


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Health and Social Care
Available On Demand
N/A
work based learning/flexible/distance learning
Foundation Degree / Diploma (Online)
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58
£970.00
Anyone who is 16 or over
Online / Distance Learning Course

This qualification is nationally recognised and is based on the Health and Social Care National Occupational Standards (NOS). The NOS, assessment principles and qualification structure are owned by the Sector Skills Council, Skills for Care and Development. This qualification’s aim is to guide and assess the development of knowledge and skills relating to the Health and Social Care workforce and meets the definition of a Technical Level qualification. 

The NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England confirms competence in areas of Health and Social Care as appropriate and is the required qualification for registration and regulatory requirements in the Social Care sector in England. Learners have the opportunity to take a general qualification in Health and Social Care, or they may specialise in Dementia Care or Learning Disabilities. 

Learners must take nine mandatory units. They then have a choice of optional knowledge and competence units covering different areas of Health and Social Care such as supporting person-centred approaches, advocacy, health care, supporting those with disabilities, learning disabilities or dementia. Learners have the opportunity to take a general qualification in Health and Social Care, or they may follow specialist pathways in Dementia Care or Learning Disabilities. 

This qualification is for learners aged 16 and above. The NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England has been approved as a component for the Health and Social Care Advanced Apprenticeship framework. 

Potential job roles for those working towards this qualification: 
• senior care assistants/support workers/key workers in residential settings 
• senior healthcare assistants/support workers in community and primary care environments 
• senior healthcare assistants/support workers in acute health environments 
• senior care assistants/support workers/key workers in domiciliary services 
• senior care assistants/support workers/key workers in day services 
• senior support workers in supported living projects 
• community-based senior care assistants/support workers/key workers, including those working in specialist areas e.g. dementia, learning disabilities 
• personal assistants employed directly by the individual they support or their families 
• emerging new types of workers and multidisciplinary health roles crossing traditional service barriers and delivery models.

Progression:
It is anticipated that learners will progress to Level 5 qualifications for management or senior practitioner roles in health and social care, or to specialist qualifications reflecting the context in which they work.


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