Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare – Senior Health Care Worker


The Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support is an occupational qualification for learners who work in Healthcare Support roles in England.


This qualifications consists of mandatory units covering knowledge and skills competencies with optional specialisms which can be are combined in flexible ways to reflect the real working context of different learners. The pathways that can be delivered by Varsity Training are:

  • Adult Nursing;
  • Theatre Support; and
  • Allied Health Profession Therapy Support.
Key FactsSubject AreasWhat could this qualification lead to?

  • Workshops
  • 1:1 Sessions
  • Strong assessor support
  • Practice assessment
  • Portfolio of evidence produced
  • Range of assessment methods
  • Access to VLE
  • End Assessment

  • Person centred approaches
  • Communication
  • Personal development
  • Values and behaviours
  • Prevention and control of infection
  • Handling information
  • Mental health and wellbeing

This qualification allows candidates to learn, develop and demonstrate the skills and knowledge required for employment and/or career progression in Healthcare.

Opportunities may also be available to progress to an apprenticeship at level 5 such as the Assistant Practitioner in Healthcare, or to higher education programmes, providing all entry requirements are met


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