City & Guilds Health and Social Care (Level 3)

This course is a fantastic progression route for those who have completed Health and Social Care Levels 1 and 2, and a great pathway for anybody looking for a career in Health and Social Care.

What will we cover?

As part of the Level 3 programme, you will achieve a Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Health and Social Care, gaining in-depth knowledge and understanding of the main topics that are relevant to working in the sector,

You will cover:

  • Introduction to Health Care
  • Personal and Professional Development in Health and Social Care
  • Equality and Diversity in Health and Social Care
  • Effective Communication in Health and Social Care Settings
  • Safeguarding for all in Health and Social Care
  • Safe Working in Health and Social Care
  • Understanding Cognitive Impairment
  • Understanding Individual Care Needs
  • Quality Service Provision in Health and Social Care

Work experience is a mandatory requirement. This is an excellent opportunity to learn how to apply the principles of person-centred approaches in a safe and effective manner.

Progression Routes and Careers

The health and social care sector is huge, with a variety of roles available. On completion of this course, you will be able to seek work or will be able to move onto an apprenticeship in Adult Health and Social Care.

This qualification is useful for following many career paths such as:

  • Childcare
  • Caring - residential and domiciliary 
  • Social Work 
  • Counselling 
  • Charity Work
  • Health Care Assistance 
  • Teaching Assistance 
  • Nursing 
  • Youth Work 


To enrol on this course, you will need a Health and Social Care Level 2 qualification, at least 1 GCSE Grade 4 (previously a Grade C), or Functional Skills English Level 2.


This course takes place at our Sutton-in-Ashfield base, Eastbourne House. 

Get in touch!

To enrol or to find out more, call 0115 804 3611, email or just pop in to one of our bases! You can also pick up one of our brochures from a local library.