FAQ Level 3

Diploma in Healthcare Support

Qualification Overview

The FAQ Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support provides learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills required to work as a Senior Healthcare Support Worker.

Senior Healthcare Support Workers help registered practitioners deliver healthcare services to people, which may include babies, infants, children, young people or adults. They carry out a range of clinical and non clinical healthcare or therapeutic tasks, under the direct or indirect supervision of the registered healthcare practitioner.

The Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support is the mandatory qualification required for the Senior Healthcare Support Worker Apprenticeship and can be used for the following specialisms:

  1. Adult nursing support
  2. Maternity support
  3. Theatre support
  4. Mental health support
  5. Children and young peoples support
  6. Allied health profession – therapy support

Qualification Facts

Credit Value65
Product CodeL3DHCS
Offered in an apprenticeship framework

Qualification Specification

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