OCR Level 3 NVQ Health and Social Care  


The qualification has two pathways - Adults & Children and Young People. To obtain this qualification a total of 8 units must be completed for each pathway, 4 core and 4 optional units.
Core Modules (Generic)
  • Promote effective communication for and about individuals.

  • Promote, monitor and maintain health, safety and security in the working environment.

  •  Reflect on and develop your practice.

Core Modules (Children and young people)

  • Promote the well-being and protection of children and young people.
Core Modules (Adult)
  • Promote choice, well-being and the protection of all individuals. In addition candidates will have to choose 4 more modules out of 22 options (Children and Young People pathway) and 4 modules out of 10 (Adult pathway).

Entry Requirements
  • Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Care.

  • Substantial working experience in the field.

The results are assessed by:

  • Portfolio building

  • External assessment

This Course equips an individual to work confidently as a senior care assistant in care Homes such as Nursing Homes, Residential Homes, Hospitals as well as domiciliary care settings. After this Level a candidate may wish to progress onto Level 4 in Care.

Duration : 18 Months
Location: London Campus
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Course Fee: 3,500 (excluding registration and examinations fee).
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