Course Title: Healthcare Support (5M4339)
The Level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support is designed to prepare you to work competently, effectively and safely as a Healthcare Assistant in a variety of healthcare settings such as nursing homes, hospitals, day care centres and home care services.
Learners attend BAEC for three days per week in addition to two days placement in a suitable health care facility. The course covers the following 8 modules: Care Skills, Care Support, Safety and Health at Work, Communications, Work Experience, Nursing Theory and Practice, Care of the Older Person and Activities of Living Patient Care.
Learners will also have the opportunity to achieve certification in Patient Moving and Handling, Dementia Care, Recognizing and Responding to Elder Abuse and First Aid.
Completion of this course gives you a recognised healthcare support qualification, allowing you to pursue a career in the public or private healthcare sectors.