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Health and Social Care Level 3

Open Study College
Online

£339
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Description

This Level 3 Health and Social Care course is designed for those wishing to pursue a career in Health and Social Care. It will introduce you to a range of roles within the sector, as well as occupational standards and universal principles of care - allowing you to decide which aspect of health and social care you would like to work in and which is best suited to your career goals.

This course is conveniently designed for home study, so you can study whenever and from wherever you would like. This course will be assessed through a series of written assignments. There is no time limit to complete the requirements, so you can work at your own pace. You'll also have access to friendly, experienced tutors who will guide you every step of the way.

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a level 3 NCFE Award certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 3 on The Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. NCFE is recognised as an Awarding Organisation by the qualification regulators for England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

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Opinions

4.5
Course rating
100%
Recommended
4.7
excellent
Centre rating

Reviews on this course

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Former Student
4.5 26/11/2016
What I would highlight: I should state I am more than inspired with the open study college.They are exceptionally sorted out and their coaches are composed, experienced and efficient.I was in a urgent requirement where I required level maths to meet the college section requirements. I got to know about open study college and chosen to enlist to study maths online.The process was simple and extremely proficient .There is dependably somebody to prompt you on the off chance that you have any inquiries .
What could be improved: Nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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Former Student
4.5 23/09/2016
What I would highlight: I am examining L3 Health and Social Care right now. The course book is so detailed with all the pertinent data that you require, I have not presented my first task yet however have shared a few messages with my guide who answered rapidly to my email with supportive solutions to my inquiries. I needed to study this course as I have just moved from childcare to the wellbeing and social care part and I am certain that this course will help me facilitate in my profession.
What could be improved: All good.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

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Business Finance Level 2

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Louise Boyce .
4.5 27/04/2017
What I would highlight: When I applied I got all my materials quickly, the tutor got in contact immediately and was so welcoming. Since working through my course, I have had on point support and all my submissions are marked amazingly quick meaning I have a brilliant turn around time and can move onto the next topic. If you want to study online with a solid support structure, go with Open Study College.
What could be improved: Everything was fine.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Criminology and Psychological Profiling Level 3

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Akvilė Pociūtė .
4.5 27/04/2017
What I would highlight: Very quick to set up, plenty of material to work with, received all emails addresses for tutors in case I needed any help.
What could be improved: Nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)

Human Resource Management Level 4

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Bethany Green .
5.0 26/04/2017
What I would highlight: I have almost completed my level 4 course through the Open College and it has been a great experience. My tutor has been very helpful and quick to return my work marked. I will definitely be looking at other courses I can do in the future.
What could be improved: Nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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Achievements for this centre

2018
2017

How do you get the CUM LAUDE seal?

All courses are up to date

The average rating is higher than 3.7

More than 50 reviews in the last 12 months

This centre has featured on Emagister for 9 years

What you'll learn on the course

IT
Health and Social Care
Nurse training
Communication Training
Social care
Health
Confidentiality
Safeguarding
Case Studies
Active Listening
Supported Living
Hospitals
Multiagency Working

Course programme

This Level 3 Health and Social Care course is designed for those wishing to pursue a career in Health and Social Care. It will introduce you a range of roles within the sector, occupational standards, and universal principles of care - allowing you to decide which aspect of health and social care you would like to work in.

Overview

This home study course has been designed so that you can gain the skills to work in Social Care.

Who is it for?

Those wishing to work in Social Care or gain a greater understanding of how this sector operates.

Requirements

None.

Career path

This course is relevant to a wide range of careers in the social care sector.

Social care qualifications > Social work degree

Here's why you should learn with Open Study College
  • Over 30,000 students improved their skills with us
  • Trusted qualifications
  • Study from home, at your own pace
  • Full support from your tutor
  • Easy to understand course materials
Course Content

Unit 1: Health and Social Care

  • The Care Quality Commission
  • Nursing and Midwifery Council
  • Care settings
  • Hospitals
  • Care homes (nursing and non-nursing)
  • Domiciliary care
  • Supported living
  • Sheltered accommodation
  • Day centre care
  • Retirement villages
  • Personal Development Plan

Unit 2: Training in the Health and Social Care Setting

  • Training in the health and social care setting
  • Quality Framework Credits
  • Nurse Training
  • Roles in nursing
  • Other professionals involved in health and social care
  • Multiagency working
  • Benefits of Multiagency working

Unit 3: Legislation and Policy in Health and Social Care

  • Occupational standards
  • Common induction standards
  • Principles of Care for Nursing
  • Record Keeping
  • Standards for Record Keeping
  • Equality and Diversity Legislation
  • Case studies
  • Key legislation

Unit 4: Communication Confidentiality and Safeguarding

  • Principles of person-centred care
  • Holistic care
  • Communication
  • Active Listening
  • Non-verbal communication
  • Types of non-verbal communication
  • Confidentiality
  • Safeguarding
  • Types of abuse
  • What to do when abuse is suspected

Unit 5: Physiology and Management of Diseases

  • Applying understanding to practice
  • The heart
  • Prevention
  • Management of the service user
  • Diabetes
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Dementia
  • Caring for a person with dementia
  • Respiratory disease (COPD)

Unit 6: Universal Principles of Care

  • Principles of the prevention and control of infection
  • Hand hygiene
  • Giving personal care
  • Food hygiene
  • Nutrition
  • Handling and moving
  • Risk Assessment
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Handling medicines

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