You can choose the qualification that demonstrates the specialist knowledge and skills you have developed such as:
- Healthcare support
- Clinical procedures
- Working with children and young people
- Maternity support
- Perioperative support
- Training and development.
You will learn on the job in the work environment.
Assessment will also take place in the workplace and will include a portfolio of evidence to meet the criteria of the qualification. Some units may be assessed by assignment.
Which level is right for me?
You are working in healthcare and have some relevant knowledge and skills, usually from a role where you've been supervised.
You are working in healthcare and have a great deal of technical skills and knowledge. You work with minimum supervision and have a good record of safety, fault correction and ensuring work meets the required standard.
The Level 2 qualifications lead directly on to the Level 3 qualifications, and candidates may choose options to reflect their role and career path. They can also progress on to the Level 2 Award/Certificate in Team Leading (ILM), the Level 3 Certificate in Working in Community Mental Health Care (3561), the Level 3 & 4 Qualifications in Working with Substance Misuse (7542), or the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership in Health and Social Care Services (3978).