Southern Regional College

Part Time BTEC Higher National Certificate in Health and Social Care

Southern Regional College
In Banbridge and Newry

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Important information

Typology BTEC
Location At 2 venues (Northern Ireland)
Duration 2 Years
Start Different dates available
Description

Students may wish to proceed to complete their HND in Health and Social Care. They may also proceed to a relevant University Degree course in Nursing, Social Work, Occupational Therapy or other Degrees in areas such as Psychology or Sociology. This qualification may also lead to further career advancement in the social care sector. This course is suitable for This course provides a Higher Education qualification on a part-time basis for adults interested in career progression in the care sector. It is also an excellent qualification for those interested in pursuing Higher Education professional qualifications such as Nursing or Social Work. Ideally students who enrol should have work experience in the care sector. However students can be provided.

Important information

Government funding available

Facilities (2)
Where and when

Location

Starts

Banbridge (County Down)
Castlewellan Road, BT32 4AY

Starts

Different dates availableNow taking bookings
Newry (County Down)
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East/West Buildings, Patrick Street, BT35 8DN

Starts

Different dates availableNow taking bookings

To take into account

· Requirements

A Level 3 qualification or significant experience of working in the social care sector

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What you'll learn on the course

Social Worker
Social Work
Occupational Therapy
Psychology
IT for adults
Sociology
Health and Social Care
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Part Time

Course programme


BTEC HIGHER NATIONAL CERTIFICATE IN HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE

Who is this course for?

This course provides a Higher Education qualification on a part-time basis for adults interested in career progression in the care sector. It is also an excellent qualification for those interested in pursuing Higher Education professional qualifications such as Nursing or Social Work.

Ideally students who enrol should have work experience in the care sector. However students can be provided with relevant work placement to enhance their skills and knowledge.

How long is this course for?
2 years part-time
What will I study?
Subjects covered include:
  • Communicating in Health and Social Care
  • Working in Partnership
  • Understanding Abuse
  • Principles of Practice
  • Psychology for Health and Social Care
  • Counselling Skills Development and Practice.

Attendance Part-Time
What can I do after the course?

Students may wish to proceed to complete their HND in Health and Social Care. They may also proceed to a relevant University Degree course in Nursing, Social Work, Occupational Therapy or other Degrees in areas such as Psychology or Sociology.

This qualification may also lead to further career advancement in the social care sector.

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