Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England (QCF) – XGCYE1

Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England (QCF)

Course Information
Course Code XGCYE1
Course Level Level 2
Course Length
Academic Year 16/17

Is this course for you?

These courses are designed for those directly working within a health or health & social care environment. The course runs as a roll on roll off programme allowing individuals to access at any point throughout the year. It is a work based programme of study, which gives you the opportunity to obtain a City & Guilds qualification, by demonstrating your competence. Level 2: predominantly for healthcare assistants and support Workers Level 3: more suitable for those in a senior role.

What will you study?

A competence qualification in your discipline. There are a range of different pathways; Clinical Healthcare Support, Healthcare Support Services, Maternity & Paediatric, Allied Health (Physio & OT), Perioperative.

What qualifications to you need to join?

There are no formal entry requirements, however candidates must work in an appropriate setting to complete the qualification.

How will you be assessed?

Learners will be allocated an assessor to support and guide you throughout the course. You will be required to submit assignments as guided by your assessor and build a portfolio of evidence demonstrating your competency. This may be through observation, questioning, independent study; or professional discussion.

What can you do after the course?

Progress onto higher levels of qualifications within your chosen discipline, or onto a Team Leading or Management qualifications.


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