BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care

Study Level

Level 3

Course Code



Great Yarmouth Campus


2 Years



This is a recognised qualification which gives you an opportunity to progress on to university courses or into employment.

  • Opportunity for 300 hours worth of work experience
  • Progression routes to employment or higher education
  • Wide range of subjects relating to Health and Social Care
  • Career progression support throughout the course
  • Enthusiastic and professional staff


You will need 5 GCSE’s at C (4/5) grade and above, including Maths and English.

Students will need to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Certificate (DBS) Application, this is an active Criminal Record check to ensure suitability of working with Vulnerable People . This is completed after enrolment on the course and will be discussed further at interview.

Further information on the DBS can be found here:


Progression to employment, apprenticeship, higher level apprenticeship or Higher Education.

Degree subjects include (but are not limited to) Social Work, Nursing, Child Nursing, Mental Health Nursing, Learning Disability Nursing, Midwifery, Paramedic Science, Operating Department Practice, Occupational Therapy, Radiography, Youth Work, Special Educational Needs, Speech and Language or other degree’s/FdA’s such as Health Studies, Nutrition, Public Health, Psychology, Sociology, Social Sciences, Social Care Practice, Children’s Health Play and Wellbeing

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