Health & Social Care NVQ Level 2 & 3

Awarding Organisation


Target Group

This vocational training course is intended for careers in nursing homes, residential homes, supported living situations and domiciliary care. 

Course Duration

Each level of qualification takes approximately 12 months to complete.

Course Content

There are 3 routes for the learner to undertake: generic, learning disabilities and dementia.
There isn't a certain amount of units to complete, it is 46 credits for the Level 2 and 58 credits for the Level 3.

The NVQ will be assessed in the learner's workplace. The learner produces a portfolio of evidence through either e-portfolio or paper-based portfolio, which is used to prove competence in their job role.

How often will an assessor visit me?

To complete the NVQ it is required that one of our assessors visits you and witnesses you working first hand in your job role. During the qualification, you will receive 8-10 visits.