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Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Health Professions

This Level 2 Certificate in Health Professions is suitable for students who need to develop their academic skills and subject knowledge before moving on to a Level 3 Access to Higher Education Diploma and then university. This course is a suitable progression route to all our Level 3 Access to HE Diplomas and can be studied alongside one or more of our English maths and science GCSEs, if required.

This course is a part time, with 1 day a week attendance required in college. There will be a requirement for you to complete additional study outside of the classroom.

Key Information

  • Course Level

    Level 2

  • Delivery


  • Duration

    6 Months

  • Awarding Body

    AIM Network

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The units you will study throughout this course are:

  • Understanding Mental Health
  • Physiology and Exercise
  • Ethical Issues in Social Policy
  • The Sociology of Health
  • Investigating a Career

At the end of each unit, you will complete an assignment to assess your knowledge of the unit.

To successfully achieve your Certificate, you will need a total of 18 credits.

GCSE English Grade 3 (Grade D) or equivalent, for example, Functional Skills English Level 1.

Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.


Apply online Make an enquiry Call 0800 358 7575

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

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