SVQ/MA Social Services and Healthcare SCQF Level 6

Cost per person £0.00
Duration 366 days

Available courses

  • Course Name
  • Dates (start/end)
  • Availability
Course Name
SVQ/MA Social Services and Healthcare SCQF Level 6
Dates (start/end)
01 August 2023 - 31 July 2024
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Course Information

Work based qualification which can be completed by those working in a range of adult care services. The qualification allows you to demonstrate competence, skills, knowledge and abilities required to carry out your role.  

On completion, the qualification can be used to register with the SSSC.  

Four Mandatory Units:

  • Support effective communication
  • Support the Health and Safety of Yourself and Individuals
  • Support the safeguarding of individuals
  • Develop your Knowledge and Practice

Plus 2 Additional Optional Units

 As well as the above SVQ, Modern Apprenticeship candidates undertake the following: 

  • Core skills ICT and Numeracy at SCQF level 4  

Funding options available.  Please call to discuss.


  • Candidates may progress to an SVQ SCQF level 7 in a Social Services and Healthcare discipline as long as the job role is suitable for the qualification being undertaken.

  • Successful Interview
  • The job role should be suitable to the level of SVQ undertaken
  • Candidates should be employed and have their employers approval and support and have a minimum of 6 months experience in a care setting
  • Candidates should be working a minimum of 16 hours per week
  • Core skills would be an advantage