CACHE Certificate in Health & Social Care // Level 3

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.

Entry Requirements

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.

Course Duration

One year.


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

Progression & Careers

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.

Course detail
Start September
Level Level 3
Attendance Full-time
Duration One year
Campus Coast Road Campus