To obtain your Higher Education Certificate in Health and Social Care 120 credits (6 modules) are required.
When you successfully complete the HE Certificate you will be better placed to gain employment in a health or social care role, such as Health Service management, social work, teaching, palliative care, nursing, drug and alcohol work, community and youth work, mental health and counselling work, working in caring for the elderly, with children, and with those with special educational needs. You also have the opportunity to consider continuing your studies to the HE Diploma in Health and Social Care.
Distance learning course – 100% online
Induction event at the start of each year
Total of 120 credits required for Higher Education Certificate in Health and Social care
Level 4 on UK framework comparable to level 6 on Irish NFQ
You will be assigned a highly qualified full time in-house tutor, whom you can contact through phone or email
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