Diploma in Health & Social Care - Level 3 Certification

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Overview Dreaming of a health or social care career that earns by helping people physically, emotionally or mentally? Then this …


Dreaming of a health or social care career that earns by helping people physically, emotionally or mentally? Then this Diploma in Health and Social Care – Level 3 might just be the course you need to amp up your dream career or to win the job promotion that you long for. This course includes very insightful modules that will explore every corner of the health and social care industry to shape you into the most educated and marketable professional there is.

This course will first lay the background for the health and social care industry by discussing the industry as a whole and its essence. You will then come across modules that will show you how to promote communication and personal development within the care setting, after which you will be taught about equality and inclusion that has to be implemented in a care setting.

The course will beautifully relay how to safeguard and protect the people under your care. Other topics such as duty of care, information handling, health and safety and roles, responsibilities and duties of a social care worker will also be extensively explored through this course in a bid to help you walk away with all there is to health and social care.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This means that Global Edulink* has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Quality Licence Scheme, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Global Edulink* to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current qualifications. Quality Licence Scheme endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

*Study365 is an approved reselling partner for Quality Licence Scheme courses under Global Edulink

  • Why consider learning at study365
  • Learning outcomes
  • Access duration
  • Who is this course aimed at?
  • Entry Requirements
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Endorsed by
  • Progression and career path
  • Other benefits

With so many commitments in our lives, we may not have the time to learn new skills. The beauty of studying online is that you get to find this balance between your education and your daily commitments

Study 365 offers hundreds of online courses to students across the world. Gaining new skills has never been this easy as many of our courses are open to students with little or no qualifications or previous experience. All the courses are up-to-date, relevant, affordable, and will build on existing expertise or give you a jump-start to a new career. The courses are meticulously designed and equals what is offered in a classroom setting. With a solid reputation that has established and made us one of the most trusted and reliable online course providers we offer the most convenient path to gain skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in your chosen career. You can learn at your own pace at Study 365 and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules, interactive quizzes and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support, and course demo to make your learning experience enriching and more rewarding.

  • Understand how to promote communication and personal development within the care settings
  • Learn about equality and inclusion that has to be practiced in a health and social care setting
  • Discover how to safeguard and protect people in the care
  • Learn about duty of care and what it implies
  • Explore the role, duties, and responsibilities of a social worker
  • Identify how to handle care information in a confidential and effective manner

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

  • Individuals aspiring to get into the health or social care industry
  • Health and social care professionals looking for some progression in their careers
  • Anyone interested in learning more about health and social care
  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline

This online course is assignment-based with learners being assessed upon the submission of a series of assignments. Once you successfully submit the assignments, students will gain a professional qualification. The assignments must be submitted to the instructor through the online learning portal. The assignments will be reviewed and evaluated, with feedback provided to the student on how well they have fared.

Those who successfully complete the course will be issued the Diploma in Health & Social Care at QLS Level 3 by the Quality Licence Scheme.

Course Code: QLS-05290

The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through our awarding organisations we have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. We are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.

Our knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables us to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.

This certificate will enhance your knowledge, skills, and qualifications for a number of jobs across various industries. You can also use this certificate to expand your education in the area or to make substantial progress in your career. Below listed are some of the jobs this certificate will help you in, along with the average UK salary per annum according to,

  • Care Worker – £27,548 per annum
  • Social Worker – £28,881 per annum
  • Occupational Therapist - £28,262 per annum
  • Care Home Manager – £28,876 per annum
  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for a TOTUM discount card
  • Free Career Support Service
  • 25% Discount on personal Statement and covering letter writing service
  • Free Access to Over 150 courses for 2 days (48 hours)
  • Free access to course before you purchase (For selected courses only)

Course Curriculum

1. Communication And Personal Development
Communication And Personal Development
2. Equality And Inclusion
Equality And Inclusion
3. Safeguarding And Protection
Safeguarding And Protection
4. Duty Of Care
Duty Of Care
5. The Role Of The Social Worker
The Role Of The Social Worker
6. Health, Safety And Information Handling
Health, Safety And Information Handling
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief I – Health & Social Care Level 3
☑ Submit Your Assignment
(A) Assignment Submission – Health & Social Care Level 3

Students feedback


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    L D

    Lillian Dawson

    August 16, 2019
    Very satisfied

    I must say I learned more than expected through this course

    L K

    Lenny Kennedy

    July 26, 2019
    Very knowledgeable

    I was able to learn the best ways to protect and improve the health and wellbeing of individuals. Great course indeed.

    L F

    Lena Farley

    July 04, 2019
    Well-Structured Course

    The training given here was excellent. I was able to learn a lot to work in this field which is greatly spiritually rewarding. Excellent course content and practical application

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