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Understanding Working in the Health Sector Certificate Level 2 QCF

Level 2 / NCFE / SH130

The Understanding Working in the Health Sector Certificate Level 2 QCF course is targeted towards those who are interested in, or new, working in the health care sector.

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


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WAS £270.00

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course duration: 125 hrs

study type: paper

Course Description

The Understanding Working in the Health Sector Certificate Level 2 QCF course provides the learners with knowledge and understanding of the health care sector and the different roles within the healthcare sector. The course will help to develop the leaners skills needed to work within this sector and become an effective member of the team.

The course will develop the learners knowledge in a number of areas within the health care sector, including; the role of a healthcare worker, communication skills, personal development in the health sector, health/safety and security in the health sector, understanding quality standards, equality, diversity and inclusion.

Upon successful completion of the course learner will receive a qualification from NCFE, listed on the Qualifications and Credit Framework Database: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working in the Health Sector; QCF Qual No: 601/4128/1

Qualification Title: NCFE Level 2 Certificate In Understanding Working In The Health Sector
Qualification Number: 601/4128/1
Total Credits: 16

Modules

Unit 1: Understand the role of the healthcare worker
Unit 2: Communication skills for working in the health sector
Unit 3: Personal development in the health sector
Unit 4: Health, safety and security in the health sector
Unit 5: Understand quality standards in the health sector
Unit 6: Equality and diversity in the health sector

Previous Knowledge

The good news is that there is no previous knowledge required to complete this course. However you may wish to study the Working in Heath Care Level 3 course as a progression course from this qualification.

Assessment

This programme is fully assessed via Tutor Marked Assignments. Upon completion of each module the learner will be required to complete a series of tasks, requiring essay style answers, which are sent to the tutor for marking.

Upon completion of all the course assignments the work is then subject to internal and external moderation to ensure consistency, fairness and that all standards have been properly applied and met.

Awarding Organisation

This course provides successful students with a qualification from NCFE, listed on the Qualifications and Credit Framework Database. NCFE is recognised as an Awarding Organisation by the qualification regulators for England, Wales and Northern Ireland, who are: the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Welsh Government, and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

The course is provided by Kendal Publishing Limited, a licenced centre for this NCFE qualification. NCFE are recognised as an Awarding Organisation by the qualification regulators for England, Wales and Northern Ireland, who are: the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Welsh Government, and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland. This is a competence based qualification suitable for all roles in schools, including site staff, administrators etc as well as those who work directly with children and young people

Support

You will receive the course manual, assignments and study guide plus tutor support by mail and email. Our student support team are also available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that unlimited support is available for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies

course description

Course Description

The Understanding Working in the Health Sector Certificate Level 2 QCF course provides the learners with knowledge and understanding of the health care sector and the different roles within the healthcare sector. The course will help to develop the leaners skills needed to work within this sector and become an effective member of the team.

The course will develop the learners knowledge in a number of areas within the health care sector, including; the role of a healthcare worker, communication skills, personal development in the health sector, health/safety and security in the health sector, understanding quality standards, equality, diversity and inclusion.

Upon successful completion of the course learner will receive a qualification from NCFE, listed on the Qualifications and Credit Framework Database: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working in the Health Sector; QCF Qual No: 601/4128/1

Qualification Title: NCFE Level 2 Certificate In Understanding Working In The Health Sector
Qualification Number: 601/4128/1
Total Credits: 16

previous knowledge required

Previous Knowledge

The good news is that there is no previous knowledge required to complete this course. However you may wish to study the Working in Heath Care Level 3 course as a progression course from this qualification.

assessment

Assessment

This programme is fully assessed via Tutor Marked Assignments. Upon completion of each module the learner will be required to complete a series of tasks, requiring essay style answers, which are sent to the tutor for marking.

Upon completion of all the course assignments the work is then subject to internal and external moderation to ensure consistency, fairness and that all standards have been properly applied and met.

support

Support

You will receive the course manual, assignments and study guide plus tutor support by mail and email. Our student support team are also available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that unlimited support is available for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies

modules

Modules

Unit 1: Understand the role of the healthcare worker
Unit 2: Communication skills for working in the health sector
Unit 3: Personal development in the health sector
Unit 4: Health, safety and security in the health sector
Unit 5: Understand quality standards in the health sector
Unit 6: Equality and diversity in the health sector

awarding organisation

Awarding Organisation

This course provides successful students with a qualification from NCFE, listed on the Qualifications and Credit Framework Database. NCFE is recognised as an Awarding Organisation by the qualification regulators for England, Wales and Northern Ireland, who are: the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Welsh Government, and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

The course is provided by Kendal Publishing Limited, a licenced centre for this NCFE qualification. NCFE are recognised as an Awarding Organisation by the qualification regulators for England, Wales and Northern Ireland, who are: the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Welsh Government, and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland. This is a competence based qualification suitable for all roles in schools, including site staff, administrators etc as well as those who work directly with children and young people