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Foundation (Extended) Diploma in Health and Social Care – Level 3

Level 3
2 Years
Full Time
NCFE CACHE
16-18
Middlehaven (Main Building)
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Course overview

During this 2 year programme, you will study a varsity of health and social care topics, for example, the human lifespan development, working in the health sector, anatomy, physiology and the principle of safe practice.

This course is the equivalent to 3 A Levels. You will also undertake a minimum of 175 hours work experience.

Course Fee:
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Careers in Health & Social Care

Potential salary
£30,379.56
Entry level salary
£6,235.77
Average salary
£17,677.34
Annual openings in Middlesbrough
200

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Health and Social Care students have access to a realistic on-site health and care ward that replicates a hospital environment. This fantastic facility allows students to gain practical experience in hygiene and patient care, with access to a wide range of industry equipment. Courses are delivered by health and care professionals from a wide range of backgrounds.

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Health care students and tutor learning to take blood pressure

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Come and visit us on one of our college open days, where you can find out more about our courses, check out our facilities and speak to current students and staff.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need to achieve their full potential.

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Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive support service and bursary scheme to help you through your studies. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

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Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone's throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.

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