Health Care Courses

Health care is an extremely rewarding industry to work in and we provide a wide range of distance learning Health Care courses which can help you to gain an understanding of what is involved in working within the largest employment sector in the UK. Students may register at any time and have a full year to complete their studies. You also have access to a personal tutor by mail or email for a 12 month period.
 
All courses lead to either accredited Certificate Awards or full QCF listed qualifications. Amongst the QCF qualifications are the Mental Health (QCF) Course, Understanding Substance Misuse (QCF) Course and the Prevention & Control of Infection (QCF) Course. Links to the qualification information is detailed on the individual course pages.

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There are 26 courses in this category
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PREPARING TO WORK IN ADULT SOCIAL CARE (QCF) - LEVEL 2 COURSE £350.00

PREPARING TO WORK IN ADULT SOCIAL CARE (QCF) - LEVEL 2 COURSE

Approximate Study Time: 180 Hours (Self Study) Buy Now More Info

The Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care - Level 2 Course is aimed at students who are interested in, or are new to working in adult social care in England. The aim of the course is to introduce knowledge around the following areas relating to working in adult social care: communication, equality, diversity and inclusion, personal development, role of the social care worker, handling information, health and safety, safeguarding, duty of care & person-centred approaches. On successful completion students will gain an Edexcel BTEC Level 2 Certificate Qualification with 20-credits.

COMMUNITY, MENTAL HEALTH & PSYCHIATRY COURSE £275.00

COMMUNITY, MENTAL HEALTH & PSYCHIATRY COURSE

Approximate Study Time: 120 Hours (Self Study) Buy Now More Info

The Community, Mental Health and Psychiatry Course is designed for anyone with an interest in Mental Health, particularly those who wish to become counsellors, therapists, social workers or find employment in other similar roles. The course covers the main conditions many people currently receiving counselling/psychiatric treatment are diagnosed with, including their causes, symptoms, the diagnostic criteria used by health professionals and the treatment approaches designed for these conditions. On successful completion of the course students will receive an accredited Level 4 Certificate Award and a Distance Learning Diploma.

MENTAL HEALTH (QCF) - LEVEL 2 COURSE £320.00

MENTAL HEALTH (QCF) - LEVEL 2 COURSE

Approximate Study Time: 160 Hours (Self Study) Buy Now More Info

The Mental Health – QCF Level 2 Course is designed for a broad spectrum of health care workers who would benefit from a greater understanding of Mental Health Awareness issues. The course covers topics such as Mental Health Legislation, stress, phobias, anxiety, eating disorders, post-natal depression and schizophrenia among others – all conditions labelled under the topic mental health. On successful completion of the course you will receive a recognised level 2 Qualification with 13 credits.

INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL CARE COURSE £195.00

INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL CARE COURSE

Approximate Study Time: 80 Hours (Self Study) Buy Now More Info

The Introduction to Social Care -Level 2 Course is designed to provide an understanding of the role of a carer and is aimed at people caring in the home setting as well as those entering social care on a professional basis. The course is suited to people of all ages seeking to gain a more formal understanding of the principles of caring for others in a range of settings. On successful completion of this course students will receive an accredited Level 2 Certificate of Achievement.

INTRODUCTION TO MENTAL HEALTH COURSE £195.00

INTRODUCTION TO MENTAL HEALTH COURSE

Approximate Study Time: 90 Hours (Self Study) Buy Now More Info

The Introduction to Mental Health Care - Level 2 Course is designed for people who wish to gain an understanding of the principles and practice of Mental Health Care. No prior knowledge is required. On successful completion of this course students will receive an accredited Level 2 Certificate of Achievement.

HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE STUDIES - LEVEL 3 COURSE £275.00

HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE STUDIES - LEVEL 3 COURSE

Approximate Study Time: 100 Hours (Self Study) Buy Now More Info

The Health & Social Care - Level 3 Course has been developed for students who have an interest in Health and Social Care. Whether you have a goal to work as a nurse, social worker, health visitor or even as a paramedic, this course can provide you with the right stepping stone. On successful completion on this course students will receive an accredited IQ Level 3 Organisation Award in Health and Social Care Studies.

HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE STUDIES - LEVEL 4 COURSE £275.00

HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE STUDIES - LEVEL 4 COURSE

Approximate Study Time: 120 Hours (Self Study) Buy Now More Info

The Health & Social Care Studies - Level 4 Course has been specially written by an experienced tutor and practitioner in the area of Health and Social Care. If you want to enter this varied and exciting area of work or want to enhance your knowledge and skills, this is the course for you. On successful completion of the course students will receive an accredited Level 4 Certificate Award and a Distance Learning Diploma.

DRUG & ALCOHOL MISUSE COURSE £195.00

DRUG & ALCOHOL MISUSE COURSE

Approximate Study Time: 80 Hours (Self Study) Buy Now More Info

The Drug & Alcohol Misuse - Level 2 Course is designed for students who wish to gain an awareness of drug & alcohol misuse together with the risks and effects associated with misuse, the law and prevention measures. The Objectives of the Course are to gain a better understanding of drugs in society and their use and misuse. The course is particularly suitable for people who may encounter drug related problems and wish to learn how to respond. On successful completion of this course students will receive an accredited Level 2 Certificate of Achievement.

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