Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care




Qualifi Level 3 Diploma in Health And Social Care


Qualifi are regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator) to award the Level 3 Diploma  in Health and Social care in England and Wales. This qualification has been accredited to the National Qualification Framework (NQF) and has its unique Qualification Accreditation Number (QAN). The Qualifi Level 3 Diploma in Business Management

Who is it for?


The Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care  is designed to give you a strong foundation in business operations so you can contribute to management decisions in a meaningful way. Upon successful completion of the Diploma , you will be able to make an immediate contribution to management of your organisation. This Diploma  is designed to support your professional and career growth.

Entry requirement:

The Qualifications have been designed to be accessible without artificial barriers that restrict access

and progression. Entry to the Qualifications will be through centre interview and the candidates will

be expected to hold the following:

: Learners who possess Qualifications at Level 2 and/or;

:Learners who have work experience in the health and social care sector and demonstrate

ambition with clear career goals;

: Learners who possess a level 3 qualification in another discipline and want to develop their

careers in health and social care.

In certain circumstances, students with considerable experience but no formal Qualifications may be

considered, subject to interview and being able to demonstrate their ability to cope with the

demands of the programme.

In the case of applicants whose first language is not English, then IELTS 5 (or equivalent) is required.

International Qualifications will be checked for appropriate matriculation to UK Higher Education

post-graduate programmes. The applicants are normally required to produce two supporting

references, at least one of which should preferably be Academic.

Qualification Structure

QUALIFI Level 3 Diploma in Business Management comprises 6 Units in total.

The Diploma requires 4 Mandatory Units and a minimum of 2 Optional Units

Mandatory Units

1 An Introduction to the Business Environment

2 Business Resources

3 An Introduction to Marketing

4 Human Resource Management

Optional Units

5 Business Communication

6Understanding Health and Safety in the Business


7 Recruitment and Selection in Business

QUALIFI Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care comprises 6 Units in total.

The Diploma requires 4 Mandatory Units and a minimum of 2 Optional Units

Unit Reference         Mandatory Units                                           

HSC301                   An Introduction to Health and Social Care   

HSC302                   Communication for Health and Social Care 

HSC303                   Promoting Health in the Population               

HSC304                   Person-Centred Care                                     

Unit Reference        Optional Units                                               

HSC305                   Understanding Diabetes Care

HSC306                   Understanding Stroke Care

HSC307                   Understanding Dementia Care

Assessment and Verification

All units within this qualification are internally assessed by the centre and verified by Qualifi . The qualifications are criterion referenced, based on the achievement of all the specified learning outcomes.

To achieve a ‘pass’ for a unit, a learner must have successfully passed all learning outcomes for that unit.

The Assessor should provide an audit trail showing how the judgement of the Learner’s overall achievement has been arrived at.



Passing the  Level 3 Diploma inHealth and Social care Studies enable learners direct entry into Year 1 of a three year UK Bachelor’s degree or pursue  Level 4 Diplomas.