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Qualification name Diploma in Healthcare Support
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation NCFE
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 5th September 2022
Cost description Cost includes course and exam fees but not material cost.
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

The Level 3 Healthcare support staff can work in a variety of different settings withinMthe NHS and private care facilities. The role of the support staff is to provide assistance to healthcare professionals in diagnosing, treating and caring for patients., Mandatory content includes: communication in care settings, effective handling of information in care settings, personal development in care settings, person-centred approaches in care settings, equality and inclusion in care settings, health, safety and well-being in care settings, responsibilities of a care worker, duty of care in care settings, safeguarding and protection in care settings, infection prevention and control, causes and spread of infection, cleaning, decontamination and waste management, mental health problems, mental well-being and mental health promotion & study skills for senior healthcare support workers.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

4 GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English &, maths. A clear Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check at the start of the course. A keen interest in caring for others. A requirement of the course is a COVID vaccination.

Understand how the course will be delivered.

Course tutor will discuss.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

Information will be available prior to enrolment.

Will be discussed with the course tutor.

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Name Shipley College
Address Victoria Road
West Yorkshire
BD18 3LQ
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Phone 01274 327241
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