Clinical Healthcare - Advanced Apprenticeship
Faculty of Healthcare, Childcare and Public Services
Faculty Level Location Length Ask Apply
Healthcare, Childcare and Public Services Level 3 Hele Road site Up to 2 years

What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?

A Clinical Health Support Apprentice cares for those who cannot care for themselves. You will support you clients, performing clinical duties and helping to promote good communication, strong physical and mental health, and personal development.

What topics will I study?

Topics will include: 

  • Causes and spread of infection
  • The principles of infection prevention and control
  • Principles of safeguarding and protection
  • Undertake physiological measurements
  • Cleaning, decontamination and waste management
  • Engage in personal development in health, social care or children and young people settings
  • Promote communication in health, social care or children and young people settings
  • Promote equality and inclusion in health, social care or children and young people settings
  • Promote and implement Health and Safety in health and social care
  • Principles for implementing duty of care in health, social care or children and young people settings
  • Understand mental health problems such as the process and experience of dementia
  • Promote person-centred approaches in health and social care
  • Understand the process and experience of dementia
  • Promote person centered approaches in health and social care

What experiences will I get?

You will be employed in the sector and will be gaining on the job knowledge and experience.

What are the entry requirements?

Maths and English GCSE, grade C/4 (or equivalent).
If you do not have these qualifications our team will support you to gain these skills alongside your apprenticeship.

What facilities are there?

  • Our dedicated staff have a wealth of experience and expertise, having all worked in the sector, which will provide you with knowledge and skills needed to succeed in your career.
  • Learn within a nurturing environment where you are given the opportunity to reach your full potential.

What can the course lead on to?

Some apprentices go into employment working within a range of organisations OR progress onto a Level 5 Care Leadership & Management Apprenticeship

Are there any additional costs?

You may incur some costs. For example, text books required for the course.

What support can I get?

You will have a dedicated Skills Officer who you can contact at any time. They will visit you in the workplace every 10 weeks to carry out a progress review with you and your employer. They will also carry out observations in the workplace.

What will this training cost me?

This can vary depending on the age of the Apprentice and the size of an organisation. Please contact a Training and Recruitment Advisor on 01392 400800 for more information.


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