CACHE Certificate in Health & Social Care
Level 3

What does this course involve?

This is the course for you if you have skills in Health and Social Care and wish to further these skills to pursue a career in the field.





You will develop further knowledge and understanding of a variety of subjects, including communication; Equality, diversity and rights; and look at Physiological Disorders and their effects.

Minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade C (4) or above, including English Language and Maths; or a Distinction Grade at BTEC First Diploma; or equivalent with C/4 or above in English Language and Maths. You can progress from a Level 2 Health & Social Care qualification and successful functional skills.

You will need to attend an informal interview with the course tutor and provide two confidential references.

Assessment is carried out using a range of methods, which could include: direct observation, reports, assignments, essays, presentations and case studies.

This course is excellent preparation for moving into the sector at support level.

Careers include: care workers and assistants (domiciliary, children, mental health, elderly), Health & Social Care apprenticeships, support workers and health care supervisors.

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