This work-based course is the required qualification for registration and regulatory requirements in the social care sector in England. It could lead to employment as a senior care assistant, senior healthcare assistant, support worker or key worker in residential settings, community and primary care environments, acute health environments, domiciliary services, day services or supported living projects.
Qualification type: Competence-based qualification
Qualification title: Pearson Edexcel Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England
Level: Level 3
Accreditation status: Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 312
Total Qualification Time (TQT): 580
Qualification number (QN): 501/1607/1
Eligible for funding in England for: 19+, 19+ (full level 2 or level 3 qualification)
First teaching: 2011
Review date: 31 May 2018?
Last registration: 31 May 2018
Final certification: 31 May 2021