Advanced Certificate in Health and Social Care at SCQF Level 6

Course Content

This course includes a range of national progression awards, which are relevant to careers in health and social care. It includes a variety of care based subjects designed to underpin knowledge in a range of care settings. Core skills are integrated throughout the programme.

Entry Requirements

Four National 5s or equivalent or successful completion of a level 5 course. Applicants will be invited to attend an information session. Selection will be made on satisfactory interview, diagnostic test and a satisfactory reference. Acceptable PVG.

Method of Assessment

Assessments include class activities, written reports and essays, role-play scenarios and discussion panels and project-based assessments.

Future Prospects

Completion of all units, good attendance record and a positive reference may allow learners to progress to HN care courses. The qualification is recognised by employers within health & social care and may lead to employment.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    13 Sep 2021

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Health & Social Care

  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page