Level 2 Understanding working in the health sector

Natalie Barton
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5 weeks

Understanding Working in the Health Sector

Level: Level 2

Qualification: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working In The Health Sector


Course description:

Our Health and social care course has been designed to provide an understanding of the different roles in health care settings.

The course is suited to people of all ages seeking a new career in this rewarding sector, or those who want to learn more about health and social care to gain a more formal understanding of the principles of caring for others in a range of settings.


Entry Requirements:

There are no specific qualifications required to sign up to this course, However learners do need to be unemployed and in receipt of benefits. This qualification is suitable for learners aged 18 and above (on 31st August 2019).


Units covered on this qualification:

  • Unit 01 Understand the role of the healthcare worker
  • Unit 02 Communication skills for working in the health sector
  • Unit 03 Personal development in the health sector
  • Unit 04 Health, safety and security in the health sector
  • Unit 05 Understand quality standards in the health sector
  • Unit 06 Equality and diversity in the health sector



  • Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
  • Develops knowledge to progress into your chosen career
  • Flexible hours to complete qualification without having to attend the centre
  • One to one support from the tutors and staff at Rochdale Training



On completion of this qualification, you may enter the workplace at this level, or continue with developing your knowledge onto an accredited level 3 qualification