Health and Social Care Certification Level 3

This course is designed for anyone who is interested in a career in Health and Social Care. It will equip you with the skills to work as a health care assistant, carer, health and social care professional or support worker. The course itself is designed to be delivered online via the Joseph Skills Academy website and is offered through accredited training providers.
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Course Description

The Joseph Skills Academy is committed to providing the highest quality online learning experience for you. Our online courses are accredited by CPD and delivered by highly qualified and experienced teachers. We have a proven track record of delivering excellent results at affordable prices. If you’re looking for a boost in your career, this course will give you the knowledge and skills to become an effective health and social care practitioner.

This is a course that will teach you the skills needed to be an awesome Health and Social Care Assistant. This Health & Social Care Course will teach you new skills, such as; how to plan and carry out care sessions with people who have a long term health condition or who are frail, how to prepare for assessments and other tasks required within your role, how to use technology effectively in their everyday lives as well as using it when they are ill or require healthcare. The Level 3 Health and Social Care qualification is designed, developed, and delivered to be accessed entirely on-line.

Joseph Skills Academy has partnered with the world’s leading learning and development bodies to provide the UK’s highest quality, accredited online courses. The courses are designed for those who have little or no previous experience in the sector, and focus on providing a foundation for further study by providing relevant CPD .

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Course Overview

You will be provided with an official Joseph Skills Academy Certificate upon completion of the course. You will also be able to add your certificate to your CV, and put it on your profile on LinkedIn.

Course duration

It is a 20 hours course.

Course outcome

Once you have completed your will acquire the skills and knowledge to become a successful Health and Social Care Worker.

Entry Requirement

No entry requirement.


The pass mark for the test is 70%.

Course Detail

Module 1: Best Practices for the Safe Handling of People

Module 2: The Rights and Roles of Carers

Module 3: Safe Practices for Manual Handling Activities in the Workplace

Module 4: Guidance for Carers on the Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults

Module 5: Fire Prevention and Safety

Module 6: Preventing and Controlling the Spread of Infection

Module 7: Health and Safety for Employees in the Care Sector

Module 8: Heart Health and Adult Basic Life Support (BLS)

Module 9: A Carers Guide to Food Safety and Hygiene Designed to Protect People from Harm

Module 10: A Care Workers Guide to COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health)

Module 11: Master Communication – Avoiding the Barriers

Module 12: Understanding Mental Capacity Laws and the Depravation of Liberty Safeguards

Module 13: Mental Health Awareness for Community Care

Module 14: Equality, Diversity and Human Rights

Module 15: First Aid Awareness

Module 16: Dementia Awareness

Module 17: Data Protection – Safeguarding Confidential Personal Data

Module 18: The Roles of Carers for Safeguarding Children

Module 19: Display Screen Equipment: The Safe Use of Technology at Work

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We believe that everyone has the capacity to learn, no matter where you are or what your background is. Our online courses are designed to give you the knowledge and practical skills necessary to prepare you for your new career.  Our programs can be completed 100% online, and from anywhere in the world with a computer and Internet connection. If you need help or consultation please fill the form and we would be happy to get back to you.