SVQ 3 Social Services and Healthcare at SCQF Level 7
Welcome to our SVQ 3 Social Services and Healthcare course! This comprehensive program is designed to equip individuals in the social services and healthcare sector with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their roles. Whether you are looking to enhance your current position or take a step towards a more senior role, this course will provide you with the tools you need.
About this course
Our SVQ 3 Social Services and Healthcare course is tailored for individuals who are currently employed in Scotland and hold roles such as Senior, Supervisor, or Practitioner within the social services and healthcare sector. The course offers a deep dive into the essential aspects of the industry, enabling you to enhance your expertise and contribute significantly to your workplace.
- Cost: £1400 (Flexible payment plans & funding options available)
- Enrolment Length: 9 - 12 Months
- Course Delivery: Remote/Online
- Entry Requirements: Candidates must be employed in Scotland in a Senior / Supervisor / Practitioner role.
We understand the importance of accessibility to quality education. Therefore, SAAS funding is available to eligible candidates, making this course even more attainable. SAAS Funding is available for the SVQ 3 Social Services & Health Care award if you comply with the following criteria:
- study an eligible course
- be earning an average gross (before tax and National Insurance) income £25,000 a year or less, including bonuses and overtime.
- meet SAAS residence criteria - https://www.saas.gov.uk/files/288/saas-exceptions-to-the-general-residence-conditions.pdf
Upon Successful Completion
Upon successful completion of the SVQ 3 Social Services and Healthcare course at SCQF Level 7, you'll be well-prepared to apply for a variety of fulfilling and impactful roles within the social services and healthcare sector. Some potential job opportunities include:
- Senior Healthcare Assistant
- Social Services Supervisor
- Healthcare Practitioner
- Care Coordinator
Here are answers to some frequently asked questions:
- Who is eligible for SAAS funding? SAAS funding is available to eligible Scottish residents who meet the specified criteria. Please visit the SAAS website for detailed information.
- Is prior experience in social services mandatory? Yes, this course is designed for individuals already employed in Scotland in Senior, Supervisor, or Practitioner roles within the social services and healthcare sector.
- What is the assessment process like? Assessment methods include observation, written assignments, and verbal evaluations, allowing you to showcase your skills in various ways.
Candidates can progress from the Level 3 SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare at SCQF level 7 to other appropriate SVQs up to and including level 4. Candidates may transfer across to the children and young people sector by undertaking some additional units in SVQ Social Services (Children and Young People). The progression route for each candidate will depend on their job role and level of responsibility.
Method of Delivery
The SVQ 3 Social Services and Healthcare course is delivered remotely, providing you with the flexibility to learn from the comfort of your own space. Our comprehensive online platform (Learning Assistant) allows candidates to upload work remotely for assessment.
Assessment for this course is conducted through a combination of methods to ensure a well-rounded evaluation of your skills and knowledge. These methods include:
- Observation: Assessments based on your practical skills and performance.
- Written: Written assignments to demonstrate your theoretical understanding.
- Verbal: Oral assessments to evaluate your communication and interpersonal skills.
The course consists of 4 mandatory units and 4 optional units, carefully curated to cover a wide range of topics relevant to the social services and healthcare sector.
Throughout your learning journey, you will be assigned a dedicated personal assessor who will provide guidance, support, and feedback. We are committed to your success and will be with you every step of the way.
Ready to take the next step in your social services and healthcare career? Apply now and embark on a transformative learning experience.
For more information, please contact us at email@example.com or call 01387214248. We look forward to helping you achieve your career aspirations in the dynamic field of social services and healthcare.
Meeting Your Training Needs
The training offered will change over different periods of the year and in relation to changes in practice, we need to keep this fresh & up to date.