Healthcare (Adult Nursing and Midwifery Routes) NCFE T Level Level 3


Course Details

Code: PHSCCB00089

  • Location: Broadway

Course Summary

The objectives of this qualification are to equip students with:
• the core knowledge and core skills relevant to health
• up to date occupational knowledge and skills that have continued currency amongst employers and others
• the necessary English, mathematics and digital skills
• threshold competence that meets employer expectations and is as close to full occupational competence as possible – in the case of Dental Nursing, students are required to achieve safe beginner status
• opportunities to manage and improve their own performance

Course Content

Core component:
- Working within the health and science sector
- The healthcare sector
-Health, safety and environmental regulations in the health and science sector
-Health and safety regulations applicable in the healthcare sector
-Managing information and data within the health and science sector
-Managing personal information
- Good scientific and clinical practice
- Providing person-centred care
-Health and wellbeing
- Infection prevention and control in health specific settings
- Safeguarding

Course Assessment

This is an exam based qualification


Uniform, Pens, paper, IT equipment


Students who achieve this qualification could progress to the following, depending on their chosen occupational specialism:
• employment:
o dental nurse
o ambulance support worker
o healthcare support worker in a health setting
o senior healthcare support worker in a health setting
• higher education
• apprenticeship (progression onto lower level apprenticeships may also be possible in some circumstances, if the content is sufficiently different)

Entry Requirements

This qualification is designed for post-16 students
Students will need to have GCSE maths, english and science at grade 5 and two other GCSE at a grade 4

Code: PHSCCB00089

  • Location: Broadway
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