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Common Health Conditions Certificate Level 2 QCF

Level 2 / NCFE / PI144

The Common Health Conditions qualification is ideal if you are an experienced health care worker or new to the industry, caring for clients or patients in a work environment.

This course is a QCF qualification, and has now replaced the old NVQ qualification.



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WAS £432.00

NOW £302.40 or only £35.00 initial deposit

course duration: 100 hrs

study type: paper

Course Description

The aims of this programme are to enable to learner to understand the importance of monitoring the health of individuals which are affected by these specific health conditions. It also improves the learner’s knowledge and understanding of a range of health conditions of which their patients or clients may be experiencing.

The learner will gain an understanding of monitoring individuals in their care, what observations should be carried out on these individuals and gain an understanding of how to record and report the findings of those observations. 

The learning programme is designed as a knowledge-based qualification in common health conditions. It enables the learner to improve their range of knowledge in certain health conditions. It also assists with the underpinning knowledge that is required by learners to function more effectively in a health and social care environment. A wider range of needs by the clients or patients are required to be supported and this programme will assist you with the specific knowledge needed.

To be awarded the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions, learners are required to successfully complete all six units.

Qualification Title: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions (QCF)
Qualification Number: 601/4306/X
Total Credits: 15

Units

Unit 1 - Understand how to contribute to monitoring the health of individuals affected by health conditions (2 credits)
Unit 2 - Introductory awareness of sensory loss (2 credits)
Unit 3 - Stroke awareness (3 credits)
Unit 4 - Arthritis awareness (3 credits)
Unit 5 - Dementia awareness (2 credits)
Unit 6 - Parkinson’s disease awareness (3 credits)

Previous Knowledge Required

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about the common health conditions and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. You have the freedom to start this course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with full tutor support.

Assessment

The learner will complete a portfolio of evidence by successfully completing all of the activities at the end of each unit. This portfolio is assessed by your tutor who will mark and sign off each completed unit of study.

Upon successful completion of the 15 credits, students will receive a certificate of achievement from the awarding organisation, NCFE.

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Level 2 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.

NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

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Support

You will be provided with comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to complete your Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions. You will have your own dedicated tutor who will guide you through your course work and answer any questions you may have during your course. Additionally our Help Desk will provide you with any practical advice by email or phone.

course description

Course Description

The aims of this programme are to enable to learner to understand the importance of monitoring the health of individuals which are affected by these specific health conditions. It also improves the learner’s knowledge and understanding of a range of health conditions of which their patients or clients may be experiencing.

The learner will gain an understanding of monitoring individuals in their care, what observations should be carried out on these individuals and gain an understanding of how to record and report the findings of those observations. 

The learning programme is designed as a knowledge-based qualification in common health conditions. It enables the learner to improve their range of knowledge in certain health conditions. It also assists with the underpinning knowledge that is required by learners to function more effectively in a health and social care environment. A wider range of needs by the clients or patients are required to be supported and this programme will assist you with the specific knowledge needed.

To be awarded the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions, learners are required to successfully complete all six units.

Qualification Title: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions (QCF)
Qualification Number: 601/4306/X
Total Credits: 15

previous knowledge required

Previous Knowledge Required

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about the common health conditions and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. You have the freedom to start this course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with full tutor support.

assessment

Assessment

The learner will complete a portfolio of evidence by successfully completing all of the activities at the end of each unit. This portfolio is assessed by your tutor who will mark and sign off each completed unit of study.

Upon successful completion of the 15 credits, students will receive a certificate of achievement from the awarding organisation, NCFE.

support

Support

You will be provided with comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to complete your Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions. You will have your own dedicated tutor who will guide you through your course work and answer any questions you may have during your course. Additionally our Help Desk will provide you with any practical advice by email or phone.

modules

Units

Unit 1 - Understand how to contribute to monitoring the health of individuals affected by health conditions (2 credits)
Unit 2 - Introductory awareness of sensory loss (2 credits)
Unit 3 - Stroke awareness (3 credits)
Unit 4 - Arthritis awareness (3 credits)
Unit 5 - Dementia awareness (2 credits)
Unit 6 - Parkinson’s disease awareness (3 credits)

awarding organisation

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Level 2 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.

NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

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