Healthcare - Advanced (SCQF Level 6)

This course is specifically designed for those who wish to pursue a career in healthcare.


North East Scotland College, Aberdeen
(For price, check with provider)

This course is available on the North East Scotland College website.


Why take this course?

This course is ideal for thoughtful and considerate individuals who may be interested in becoming an adult, mental health or children and young person nurse or paramedic and who care about supporting those who need help with daily living activities.

This course is not for those who wish to pursue a career in midwifery or paramedic practice unless you have other Higher level qualifications, please check with admissions at your preferred university.

Enthusiastic school leavers or those who would like a career change and who may have had experience of caring for others should apply. You should enjoy diverse group interaction and be mature enough to work on your own initiative.

What you will experience

  • Dementia care
  • Psychology
  • Anatomy
  • Sociology
  • Higher Care qualification
  • Introduction to Pharmacology
  • Mental Health
  • Practical Employability/Clinical Skills – healthcare

About North East Scotland College

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North East Scotland College is the single largest provider of vocational education and training in the North East of Scotland.

We have a course to suit everyone; whether you’re fresh out of school, currently working, returning to education or simply want to try something new – whatever your educational or occupational background, an opportunity awaits at NESCol.

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