Are You Interested in Advancing Your Health and Social Care Career?

healthcare, social care

This comprehensive work-based training and development program is designed to meet the needs of employers. It aims to enhance apprentices' knowledge, skills, and behaviours, ultimately leading to a nationally accredited apprenticeship qualification.

When pursuing a healthcare career, an apprenticeship can offer numerous benefits. First and foremost, it provides a unique opportunity to gain practical experience and hands-on training in a natural healthcare setting. This immersive learning experience allows apprentices to develop crucial skills and knowledge while working alongside experienced healthcare professionals.

The ability to earn while you learn 

Unlike traditional educational routes, apprenticeships offer a combination of on-the-job training and classroom instruction while receiving a salary or stipend. This can be particularly appealing for individuals who want to start their career immediately or those who may not have the means to pursue full-time education. Participants of this programme need just three months of experience within a Health and Social Care setting to get started!

A clear pathway towards a rewarding and fulfilling career

By gaining practical skills and QQI industry-recognized qualifications, apprentices are well-equipped to pursue various roles within the healthcare sector. This can include progressing to senior-level positions as a Healthcare Assistant and developing mentorship skills through engaging in the Griffith Level 7 micro credential Workplace Mentoring Certificate. The opportunities are wide-ranging.

Growing demand for skilled healthcare professionals

As the healthcare industry continues to expand and evolve, there is an increasing need for qualified individuals to provide patients with high-quality care. Individuals can actively contribute to meeting this demand by choosing an apprenticeship and positively impacting people's lives.

Overall, an apprenticeship in healthcare offers a dynamic and rewarding pathway into the industry. With the opportunity to gain practical experience, earn a salary, and develop a fulfilling career, it's an attractive option for those looking to make a difference in healthcare.

Why study the Higher Certificate in Healthcare Support Practice at Griffith?

The program includes a combination of theoretical and practical components, significantly focusing on workplace learning. You'll receive off-the-job training, assessments, and support from Griffith's dedicated in-house training team. Work-based mentors and managers will also provide ongoing support for your learning journey. The apprenticeship standards are externally verified through an end-point assessment process.

Our Courses

View our Apprenticeship in Healthcare Courses