NQ Social Care (Level 6)

This social care course provides the skills and experience for a career in social care as a support worker or project worker. It includes a work placement.


Glasgow Clyde College, Glasgow
(For price, check with provider)

This course is available on the Glasgow Clyde College website.


What will I learn?

During the NQ Social Care Level 6 course, you will study subjects such as: 

  • Health and safety of yourself and individuals  
  • Developing your own knowledge and practice 
  • Supporting effective communication 
  • Stress and stress management 
  • Health, safety and protection issues in care setting 
  • Values and principles 
  • Counselling: An introduction and theory for practice 
  • Substance use and misuse: An introduction 
  • Human development and behaviour 
  • Child protection 
  • Social influences 
  • Skills for work and college 
  • Communication in care relationships  
  • HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C infections 
  • Caring for people with dementia.

Your learning will be supported by a social care placement.

About Glasgow Clyde College

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Glasgow Clyde College is a further and higher education college, located in Glasgow.

The college offers a broad range of courses across many subject areas, and has three easily accessible campuses in Glasgow at Langside, Cardronald and Anniesland.

With award winning teaching staff, the college is the largest further education provider in Glasgow and has the highest achievement rates in further and education in the area.

Glasgow Clyde College also has excellent links to universities to allow you to progress to degree level.

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