Developing Cornwall’s Healthcare Workforce for the Future

Clinical Healthcare (Healthcare Support Worker) Standards

All our programmes are accredited for Edexcel Awarding Body and meet the National Standards for the Health Sector as defined by Skills for Health Sector Skills Council.

DHCT is the provider of choice for GP practises in Cornwall supporting recruitment and training for Health care Assistants (HCA’s) and other health care organisations in the area. As a specialist provider of clinical training we are well placed to support health services in Cornwall.

Healthcare Support Worker Level 2

This course is for front line Healthcare Assistant, Healthcare Support Worker, Nursing Assistant, Nursing Auxiliary.

In order to meet this standard learners will be required to achieve a:

Duration: 12 months

Cost:  Government may fund up to 90% of training fees, it depends on the size of your organisation.

For more information on funding please view.

Grant: If learner is aged 16-18 the employer will receive a grant of £1000

Learners must undertake an End Point Assessment prior to successful completion of their standard. This will include:

  • A multiple choice test
  • An observation of practice undertaken in the workplace
  • An evidence portfolio completed by the apprentice with an interview

Delivery: Blended learning through one to one support with an occupationally competent tutor/assessor in the workplace and our virtual learning environment.

Please download the Level 2 Healthcare Support Flyer

Contact us to discuss further