Our Professional Skills Qualifications are designed to introduce you to the Health and Social Care sector

Providing the skills, knowledge and expertise needed to help you thrive in your chosen specialism, as well as supporting your overall Health and Wellbeing.

From expert tutors and state of the art facilities, our programmes are designed to enrich your learning experience and give you an advantage in your chosen career.

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Health and Social Care

Access to HE Diploma (Health and Science)


The Access to Higher Education (HE) Diploma is a Level 3 qualification that prepares 19+ students who are returning to education or who left school without the qualifications needed to progress to university. The Access to HE Diploma (Health and Science) consists of 60 credits of which 30 credits are in Biology. This allows you to progress on to health related as well as various science related ...
Accrington and Rossendale College
MULTIPLE 05/09/2022
09:30 to 16:00
34 weeks
£3384 * Eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan
20+ Places Remaining
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Access to HE Diploma (Social Science)


The Access to Higher Education (HE) Diploma is a Level 3 qualification that prepares 19+ students who are returning to education or who left school without the qualifications needed to progress to university. The Access to HE Diploma (Social Science) is ideal for those who want to progress on to a degree or other Higher Education programme in a wide variety of subject areas.
Accrington and Rossendale College
05/09/2022
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34 weeks
£3384 * Eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan
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Alcohol and Substance Misuse Work


The programme offers you the opportunity to expand your knowledge and skills across a range of frameworks, contexts and practices relating to substance misuse work. Central to the degree is an exploration of a variety of social, welfare, health and legal policy responses to an array of substance misuse issues and problems. The foundation degree is a two year full-time vocational degree programme ...
Accrington and Rossendale College
05/09/2022
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94 weeks
£8250 Full-time
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Certificate in Health and Social Care Level 1


The primary purpose of the programme is to recognise the development of knowledge and skills regarding exploring opportunities in health and social care. The course has been designed to enable you to explore this vocational area and gain skills and confidence in health and social care, which may progress towards further education, voluntary or paid employment.
The Waterside Centre
THU 29/09/2022
13:00 to 16:00
11 weeks
£95.00
9 Places Remaining
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Certificate in Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health Level 2


The awarding body for this qualification is Cache and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning. This qualification is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to understand the approaches to care and support of those with mental health problems. This qualification aims to raise awareness of: • The role of the mental health worker • The process and approaches involved in...
The Waterside Centre
TUE 27/09/2022
09:30 to 12:30
11 weeks
£150.00
10 Places Remaining
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Counselling Skills


Accrington and Rossendale College
September 2022 / January 2023 start dates available
£2,225* Eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan, may be eligible for fee remission under the Lifetime Skills Guarantee
20+ Places Remaining
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Get Into Counselling


The aim of this unit is to develop the learner’s awareness and knowledge of basic skills to get into counselling. How long is the course? The course content is designed to take around 10 hours to complete and learners will receive support to complete the course where necessary. 3 hours per week for 2 weeks plus some directed independent study
Kirkham Library
MON 12/09/2022
09:30 to 12:30
4 weeks
£25.00
Few Places Remaining
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The Waterside Centre
FRI 23/09/2022
13:00 to 16:00
4 weeks
£25.00
13 Places Remaining
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Professional Healthcare Management


This is a programme leading to Foundation Degrees (university second year equivalent qualifications) awarded by Liverpool John Moores University with the following titles. FdA Professional Healthcare Management FdA Professional Healthcare Management with Informatics Both pathways provide a broad-based grounding in Professional Healthcare Management. The Management pathway has a focus ...
Accrington and Rossendale College
September 2022 / January 2023 start dates available
£8250 Full-time or £4125 Part-time
20+ Places Remaining
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Professional Healthcare Management


This is a programme leading to a Certificate of Higher Education in Professional Healthcare Management (university first year equivalent) awarded by Liverpool John Moores University. This is a free-standing qualification for students wishing to gain the knowledge and skills needed to operate as a Professional Manager in the Healthcare sector. It also provides the first part of two Foundation De...
Accrington and Rossendale College
September 2022 / January 2023 start dates available
£8250 Full-time or £4125 Part-time
20+ Places Remaining
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Professional Healthcare Management with Informatics


This is a programme leading to foundation degrees (university second year equivalent qualifications) awarded by Liverpool John Moores University with the following titles. FdA Professional Healthcare Management FdA Professional Healthcare Management with Informatics Both pathways provide a broad-based grounding in professional healthcare management. The management pathway has a focus on man...
Accrington and Rossendale College
September 2022 / January 2023 start dates available
£8250 Full-time or £4125 Part-time
20+ Places Remaining
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