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QNUK’s Health and Social Care Qualifications

Health and social care is one of the largest industries in the UK. The vulnerability of some individuals means that they rely on suitably qualified support. Our health and social care qualifications range will help to ensure those working in health and social care are able to do so while following best practice requirements.  

Our current health and social care qualifications are:

Qualification title: QNUK Level 2 Award in Moving and Handling People Safely (RQF)

Qualification accreditation number: 603/4153/1

Description: This qualification is intended for those working in, or looking to start work in a health and social care setting and other setting where they may need to support an individual with reduced mobility. The safe moving and handling of people is a key risk area for both the handled individual and the handler. this qualifications enables learners to understand and demonstrate key handling principles.

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Qualification title: QNUK Level 2 Award in Principles of Handling Information in Health and Social Care (RQF)

Qualification accreditation number: 603/1025/X

Description: This qualification is intended for those working in, or looking to start work in a health and social care setting. Accurate record keeping, done in line with regulatory requirements is a key role for health care workers.

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Qualification title: QNUK Level 2 Award in Principles of Infection Prevention and Control in Health and Social Care (RQF)

Qualification accreditation number: 603/3633/X

Description: This qualification is intended for those working in, or looking to start work in a health and social care setting. With even minor infections causing devestating effects on vulnerable individuals, the correct prevention and control of infection is a key requirement for those working in the health and social care sector.

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Qualification title: QNUK Level 2 Award in Principles of Safe Administration of Medication in Health and Social Care (RQF)

Qualification accreditation number: 603/3612/2

Description: This qualification is intended for those working in, or looking to start work in a health and social care setting. The safe handling and administration of medication is a key requirement for many health care workers.

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Qualification title: QNUK Level 2 Award in Safeguarding Adults in Health and Social Care (RQF)

Qualification accreditation number: 603/1025/X

Description: This qualification is intended for those working in, or looking to start work in a health and social care setting. Safeguarding adults at risk is a key responsibility for those working in the health and social care sector

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Qualification title: QNUK Level 3 Award for Moving and Handling Trainers (Health and Social Care) (RQF)

Qualification accreditation number: 603/2075/8

Description: This qualification is aimed at those looking to deliver moving and handling training to those working in a health and social care environment; typically trainers working for care and nursing homes.

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