Unit-based Mini-qualifications

Health and Social Care Units can be accessed as part of a larger qualification or individually as a miniature qualification.

You may select to complete a unit for continuing professional development and have the option of assessment and certification.

The following are some examples of units you may wish to access independently of a qualification:

HSC3047 Support the use of medication in social care settings Competence 5 credits
LD210 Introductory awareness of autistic spectrum conditions Knowledge 2 credits
LD310 Understand how to support individuals with autistic spectrum conditions Knowledge 3 credits
SSOP2.1 Introductory awareness of models of disability Knowledge 2 credits
SSOP3.1 Understand models of disability Knowledge 3 credits
LD314 Principles of self-directed support Knowledge 3 credits
LM2a Understand supervision practice Knowledge 3 credits
DEM301 Understand the process of dementia Knowledge 3 credits
O30a Understand coaching and mentoring in health, social care and children and young people’s settings

PLEASE NOTE: There are literally hundreds of units which you can access to enhance a qualification or use individually, the table above shows only a tiny selection.