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:
- Level 2 Diploma in Care BTEC
- Care Certificate
- achieve level 1 English and maths
- take the test for level 2 English and maths
Duration: 12 months
Cost: Government may fund up to 90% of training fees, it depends on the size of your organisation.
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.
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