Common Health Conditions Level 2
More about the course
If you work in the Care sector, it is essential that you know about the most common health conditions faced by the UK population. Our Level 2 course covers a variety of health conditions including dementia, strokes, sensory loss, arthritis and Parkinson's Disease.
This course is a great way to increase your understanding of these conditions and more, to help you monitor the health of the people that are affected by them.
How often does this course run?
Start dates for this course are flexible and can be joined anytime throughout the year. Once you have made your application, one of our advisers will be in touch to discuss your preferred start date.
- Good level of English and Maths is required, for example GCSEs at Grade A*-D
- Equivalent at pass level
What will I achieve?
If you successful complete this course, you will receive a Level 2 certificate in Common Health Conditions
What will I learn?
Understand How to Contribute to Monitoring the Health of Individuals Affected by Health Conditions
Introductory Awareness of Sensory Loss
Parkinson’s Disease Awareness
How am I assessed?
Where can I progress?
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Cancer Support
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health
Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes
This course is free if you are on an income related benefit, or you are on a low income (a household income of less than £20,817 or an independent income of £12,400).
If you are 19 and over, please call our Student Services team to confirm the fee for this course. Course costs may be subject to change.
If you require information on any financial support that may be available to you with fees or study costs on this course, please contact Student Services who will be able to offer advice and assistance on accessing any financial support that may be available.
Adult Funding Changes
Due to the changes in Government funding from the 1st of August 2019, students who resident in postcodes within Merseyside and Greater Manchester may be unable to access funding from training providers and colleges in Lancashire. You may have to pay all associated course and support costs.
To check if your postcode is part of the new devolved funding legislation, please contact our Course Enquiries team for further future.