Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support Services

This qualification guides and assesses the development of knowledge and skills relating to the Health workforce. Topics covered include: • infection prevention and control • cleaning, decontamination and waste management • administration duties • understanding mental health and well-being • communication in the health sector • clinical data coding.
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Who is it suitable for?

All those who wish to work or are working in a healthcare setting.

What are the entry requirements?

You should be at least 16 years old. We do not set any other entry requirements.

How many credits are required to complete it?

The Diploma requires 37 credits.

How is it assessed?

It will be assessed by your Tutor or Assessor using a portfolio of evidence, practical demonstrations and assignments.

Do you need to be working to take this qualification?

Yes, you will need to be working, volunteering or on practical placement as you need to show competence in both knowledge and skills.

How long does it take to complete?

You can usually complete it in 12 months.


Specialist health pathways or an Apprenticeship.


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