Health and Social Care professional development courses

These free, accredited level 2 courses are designed to meet the personal and career development needs of health and social care professionals.

Overview

Develop your knowledge of a specific subject area relating to the health and social care sector, with this wide range of courses. They may be used to learn more about a particular area of personal interest, or to contribute to your continuous professional development.

The following are single, accredited units:

• Introductory awareness of autistic spectrums
• Understand physical disability
• Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities
• Dementia awareness
• Understand equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care
• Stroke awareness
• Introductory awareness of sensory loss
• Understand the benefits of engaging in activities in social care
• The principles of infection, control and prevention
• Causes and spread of infection
• Cleaning, decontamination and waste management
• Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care
• Handle information in health and social care settings
• Implement person-centred approaches in health and social care
• Provide support in therapy sessions
• Support individuals to access and use information about services and facilities
• Introduction to equality and inclusion in health and social care

The following four unit Certificate courses are also available for those who want to study a particular subject in more depth:
• CERTIFICATE IN COMMON HEALTH CONDITIONS
• CERTIFICATE IN FOOD AND NUTRITION

Depending on qualifications already achieved, progression to the following courses could be possible:

• The Level 2/3 Diploma in Health and Social Care
• Level 2/3 qualifications for the Children and Young People’s Workforce
• Level 2/3 qualifications for Early Years Educators
• Level 4 Certificate for Advanced Early Years Practice

Complete questions based on a course information booklet. This can be completed online or in a paper format.

Is it right for me placeholder. do not edit or delete.

What are the business benefits placeholder. do not edit or delete.

Complete questions based on a course information booklet. This can be completed online or in a paper format.

Progression

Course progression placeholder. do not edit or delete.

Career progression placeholder. do not edit or delete.

Free of Charge

how to apply enrol placeholder. do not edit or delete.

Additional Information placeholder. do not edit or delete.

Enquiry Form

Tags

Kirklees College