Health and Health Science update - July 2021
An update on everything new within the Health and Heatlh Science sector.
Care Certificate Consultation 2021
Care Certificate standards have been reviewed in line with new legislation and changes to Resuscitation guidelines. The consultation is open for you to review and feedback on the amended standards. For more details:
The deadline for the consultation is 12.00pm on 16 August 2021.
Laboratory and Associated Technical Activities qualifications
Both Level 3 and Level 4 NVQs in LATA as mentioned below have now been extended for registrations until 31 August 2022 in England and Northern Ireland. The website will be updated once we have the confirmation from regulators in Walers (QIW).
600/1731/4 Pearson Edexcel Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Laboratory and Associated Technical Activities
600/1733/8 Pearson Edexcel Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Laboratory and Associated Technical Activities
Healthcare Science Diploma Level 2 and Level 4
We have now completed the review of both Level 2 and Level 4 Healthcare Science Diploma and the updated specifications will be released soon. We would like to thank all employers and providers for their support and feedback on the review of these qualifications.
The new specifications will be applicable for learners registering from 1 September 2021.