The healthcare sector in England employs approximately 1.3 million people in a wide range of career paths and settings. This course opens the door to a career in healthcare and can lead to further specialist study, depending on your chosen career path.
Our HNC/HND in Healthcare Practice for England provides you with a solid understanding of the healthcare environment in England, through a combination of work-based experience and practical study. You'll complete work experience in a healthcare setting, giving you the practical skills and knowledge to pursue a career in this rewarding sector.
Studying our HNC/HND in Healthcare Practice for England will give you transferrable skills that can be applied in many different healthcare careers. It will also prepare you for Undergraduate study in specialist areas such as health and social care or public health.
For those already working in healthcare, it provides the opportunity to further develop your career through enhancing your skills, knowledge and understanding within your role. It will also help you plan a clear path into future healthcare roles.
Are you looking to begin a career in the healthcare sector?
Do you want to specialise in particular healthcare practice?
Are you committed to Continuing Professional Development (CPD)?
This qualification will provide all the foundational building blocks you need for a fulfilling and successful career in the healthcare sector.
Weekend and evening classes available, subject to minimum class size.
Level 3 relevant qualification with 6 Credits (OFQUAL recognized) Or International relevant qualification equivalent to UK Level 3 with work experience 2-years relevant work experience
Modules under Course
Law, Policy and Ethical Practice in Health and Social Care
Demonstrating Professional Principles and Values in Health and Social Care Practice
Supporting the Individual Journey through Integrated Health and Social Care
Fundamentals of Evidence-Based Practice (Pearson-set Project)
Developing Operational Management Skills for Healthcare practice for England
Changing Perspectives in Public Health
Effective Reporting and Record-Keeping in Health and Social Care Services
Innovation and Improvement through Action Research (Pearson-set Project)
Reflective Approaches in Implementing Person-Centred Practice
Managing Quality in Care Environment
Facilitating Change in Healthcare Environments
Human Resource Management for Healthcare
Global Health and Wellbeing
Project Management for Healthcare
Jobs and Salaries
• Community development worker (£21,000 to £36,000)
• Education mental health practitioner (£31,206 to £56,198)
• Further education teacher (£24,702 to £37,258)
• Health improvement practitioner (£24,907 to £30,615)
• Health service manager (£25,368 to £40,000)
• Medical sales representative (£25,000 and £50,000)
• Primary Care Graduate Mental Health Worker (£22,121 to £39,879)