Social Services and Healthcare (SSHC) SCQF Level 6

SVQs are Scottish Vocational Qualifications. The SVQs in Social Services & Healthcare are work-based qualifications that can be achieved at three different levels to suit various job roles.We offer great support and have excellent candidate success levels. We consistently receive positive feedback about our quality from candidates, employers and SQA.

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Those employed in the Health and Social Care sector. SSHC SVQs are the recommended qualifications for workers having to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)SVQ 2 @ SCQF level 6 is mostly suited to Support WorkersThe SVQ 2 consists of 6 units. Candidates can opt for either an e-portfolio or a paper version.


Where do they take place?At your workplace - your Borders College Assessor will guide you every step of the way, visiting regularly and providing personalised tutoring and support. College premises in Borders & Edinburgh and other venues are often used for meeting up, or to access computer and library facilities.When are the start dates?All year round! We work with people individually, so start dates are negotiable. Depending upon the level, courses last from 7 months


Scottish Borders, Edinburgh and Lothians

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Entry requirements

Candidates must be employed and working in a suitable environment to be able to provide evidence of their competence in the workplace


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