Developing Skills in Health and Social Care
Norfolk County Council and Suffolk County Council are currently providing access to fully-funded qualifications in health and social care. This training is for existing health and social care staff who live and work in Norfolk and Suffolk.
- Functional Skills (maths, English and ICT)
- Level 1 Qualification embedding the Care Certificate
- Level 1 Course in strengths based and person-centred approaches
- Level 2 Dementia
- Level 2 Autism
- Level 2 Learning disabilities
- Level 2 Mental health
- Level 2 End of life
- Level 4 Programme for aspiring managers
The training qualifications will take approximately 20-50 hours to complete. They can be completed flexibly to suit both the employee and employer.
Mentoring and support
All participants will have access to ongoing 1:1 mentoring and support. This will help participants complete their qualification and progress onto higher learning opportunities.There is a strong commitment to support people who may face barriers accessing learning and the project wants to help them engage in educational and professional development opportunities.
All training and mentoring will take place in line with government guidelines. Due to COVID-19, it is anticipated that most project activity will be delivered remotely until further notice.