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TQUK Health and Social Care Diploma (QCF) Level 3

We know that it can be hard to find the time to gain those coveted professional qualifications which can help you get ahead in your chosen career. That’s why we offer our flexible Health and Social Care (adults) Level 3 diploma as a paper based homelearning course to enable you to fit your studies around your current commitments.

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The wonderful benefit of taking a homelearning course like this is that you are in charge of your start and finish dates; fill in an enquiry form or sign up for free today and take your first step towards your career as a health and social care professional.

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Course Overview

This Level 3 Health and Social Care homelearning course is based on the Health and Social Care National Occupation Standards approved by Skills for Care & Development. On graduation, this course gives you a nationally recognised qualification which showcases the competencies, knowledge and skills needed for those who work with adults in a social care setting. The Health and Social Care Diploma is recognised by nursing providers, care providers and also the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

The Benefits of the Health and Social Care Diploma

  • Dedicated tutor who specialises in the area you are studying to keep you motivated and on track.
  • Flexible learning 
  • Education and career support
  • Complete learning in your own time, around current commitments
  • Recognised TQUK qualifications
  • Careers support from registration for up to three years
  • Unlimited assessment resits
  • Funding options available 
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Course Details

The TQUK (QCF) Level 3 Health and Social Care Diploma follows several modules, which on successful completion will entitle you to a recognised qualification listed on the QCF at level 3 and also carrying 58 credits.

Working at your own pace you will work through the modules listed below, the recommended completion time for this course is around 400 hours, although this can change depending on various aspects. After each module there is a question paper to complete, we recommend 1-2 hours is allowed per paper. In addition, successful completion of this course is also subject to a placement within the health and social care sector.

Please note that our Health and Social Care Diploma is delivered in conjunction with NCC and their tutors

Below we have outlined the modules covered, along with the main learning objectives for each module:

Units Covered:

  • Unit 1: The role of the Health & Social Care worker (2 credits)
  • Unit 2: Promote Communication in HSC Settings (3 credits)
  • Unit 3: Support Individuals with Specific Communication Needs (5 credits)
  • Unit 4: Promote equality and inclusion in HSC settings (2 credits)
  • Unit 5: Principles of safeguarding and protection in Health & Social Care (3 credits)
  • Unit 6: Principles for implementing duty of care in HSC settings (1 credit)
  • Unit 7: Principles of infection prevention and control (3 credits)
  • Unit 8: Causes & spread of infection (2 credits)
  • Unit 9: Cleaning, decontamination and waste management (2 credits)
  • Unit 10: Move & position individuals in accordance with their plan of care (4 credits)
  • Unit 11: Support use of medication in social care settings (5 credits)
  • Unit 12: Support positive risk taking for individuals (4 credits)
  • Unit 13: Engage in personal development in health and social care settings (3 credits)
  • Unit 14: Promote person centred approaches in H & SC (6 credits)
  • Unit 15: Promote and implement health and safety in H & SC settings (6 credits)
  • Unit 16: Promote good practice in handling information in H&SC settings (2 credits)
  • Unit 17: Support individuals to access and use services and facilities (4 credits)
  • Unit 18: Support individuals to maintain personal hygiene (2 credits)

Start Your Dream Career Sooner with The Training Room

With The Training Room, you can be safe in the knowledge that throughout the duration of your course, you’ll be looked after and guided every step of the way.

The professional development and mentoring offered here is something we pride ourselves on, and the tutors on this course will do everything within their power to help you to achieve your qualification, including unlimited re-sits if needed.

So get started on your new career in Health and Social Care today, with the help of The Training Room it could be sooner than you think. Give us a call on 0800 021 6050 or fill out an enquiry form on our website to take one step closer to your dream career!