Health & Social Care

Health & Social Care

Health & Social Care Overview

Our study programmes will provide you with a firm grounding in the health and social care professions. You’ll discover the diversity of occupational areas and settings, including their requirements and provisions to work with people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities, and have the opportunity to take part in a wide range of work placements.

Our centre has a long established partnership with employers in the local area.

Available Health & Social Care courses

Emergency First Aid at Work (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

This course takes place at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley, and multiple course dates are offered. Our emergency first aid course will provide you with the skills to support qualified first aiders in the workplace. The certificate is issued...

Health - Supporting the Adult Nursing Team (T Level)

This course will provide you with an overview of Healthcare and is a great starting point for anyone interested in a career as a nurse or healthcare professional. The course will introduce you to working in the healthcare sector and...

Health & Social Care - Health Studies (BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. This study programme provides the underpinning knowledge and vocational skills needed to be effective in a wide range of health & social care settings. Units you will study include: Working in Health &...

Health & Social Care (BTEC Level 2 Diploma) - on the coast (Leiston)

This course is based at Suffolk New College - on the coast (Seaward Avenue, Leiston) This study programme provides the underpinning knowledge and vocational skills needed to be effective in a wide range of health & social care settings. Units...

Health & Social Care (BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. This study programme provides the underpinning knowledge and vocational skills needed to be effective in a wide range of health & social care settings. Units you will study include Working in Health &...

Health and Social Care (BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. Units you will study include: Impact of Nutrition on Health and Wellbeing, Social Influences on Health and Wellbeing, Services in Health and Social Care, Individual Rights in Health and Social Care, Effective...

Mental Health Awareness (Active IQ Level 2 Award)

This course provides learners with an understanding and awareness of mental health, common mental health disorders and issues. The purpose of this qualification is to provide learners with an understanding and awareness of mental health, common mental health disorders and...

Nursing and Health Professions (CAVA Access to Higher Education)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus You will be awarded the CAVA Access to Higher Education Diploma in Science. The study programme is designed for those who wish to progress onto a degree programme, and students must be...

Skills for Working in Health & Social Care (Level 1)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. Units are likely to include: Health & Safety in a Social Care Setting, Working in Health & Social Care, Person Centred Support, Equality & Inclusion in Health & Social Care, Principles &...