Social Services and Healthcare SVQ3 (SCQF Level 7) Open

Course Start Date: Start any time
Application End Date: Apply any time
Course Length: Individualised
Course Fee: £1700 (see funding options below)

This Social Services and Healthcare SVQ3 (SCQF Level 7) qualification is delivered using Learning Assistant’s e-portfolio system. This open assessment delivery model reduces costs for employers and enables candidates to work through the qualification at a pace which is aligned accurately with their knowledge, experience and job role.


Who is the course suitable for?

Suitable for those currently employed in a practitioner role in the health and social care sector. The practitioner role should include a range of complex and primarily non-routine tasks and work without close supervision.


Candidates will receive

  • 1:1 award and portfolio induction
  • an individualised award plan timetable
  • 3 – 4 direct observations
  • portfolio assessment and feedback
  • guidance on meeting gaps in practice and knowledge

Please note: new SDS funding arrangements require Modern Apprenticeship supported candidates to attend TfC for a formal review every 3 months.

What is Learning Assistant?

Learning Assistant’s e-portfolio system is an on-line system for distance learning, support and assessment. It facilitates prompt communication between candidate and assessor, gives on-line access to planning guidelines and learning materials and access to an on-line forum for candidates.

To apply please download an application form and return it to us, alternatively contact us if you need more information.