Health and Healthcare Science update June 2018
This June update covers qualification withdrawals and reviews within the Health and Healthcare Science Sector.
|Qualification title||Number||Registration end date||Certification end date|
|Pearson BTEC Level 4 Certificate in Healthcare Science||601/5722/7||31/07/2018||31/07/2020|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Dental Technology Techniques||601/7567/9||31/08/2018||31/08/2020|
|Pearson BTEC Level 6 Award in Children's Eye Care (Contact Lenses||601/8118/7||31/10/2018||31/10/2020|
|Pearson BTEC Level 6 Certificate in Children's Eye Care||601/8119/9||31/10/2018||31/10/2020|
|Pearson BTEC Level 6 Award in Children's Eye Care||601/8120/5||31/10/2018||31/10/2020|
Pearson BTEC Level 4 Certificate in Healthcare Science 601/5722/7 is replaced by the new Pearson BTEC Level 4 Diploma in Healthcare Science 603/2313/9, which is aligned to the new Healthcare Science associate apprenticeship standard.
Extended for a new review date:
|Qualification title||Number||New Registration end date||New Certification end date|
|Pearson BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Working in the Health Sector (QCF)||500/6512/9||31/09/2018||30/09/2019|
|Pearson BTEC Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace||601/1241/4||31/09/2019||30/09/2020|
|Pearson Edexcel Level 3 Award in Reviewing Health and Safety procedures in the Workplace (QCF)||600/3859/7||31/09/2019||30/09/2020|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 Certificate For Optometric Clinical Assistant||601/1839/8||31/12/2020||31/12/2022|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 Certificate For Ophthalmic Dispensing Assistant||601/1796/5||31/12/2020||31/12/2022|
|Pearson BTEC Level 4 Certificate in Optical Dispensing||601/1841/6||31/12/2020||31/12/2022|
|Pearson BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Use of Medicines (QCF)||600/2632/7||31/09/2019||31/09/2020|
Employment and Personal Learning Skills in Health
The following qualifications are now available in Wales and have been added to the apprenticeship frameworks where these apply:
- 601/0117/9 - Pearson BTEC Level 2 Award in Employment and Personal Learning Skills in Health have been extended in Wales until 31/12/2019.
- 600/9666/4- Pearson BTEC Level 3 Award in Employment and Personal Learning Skills in Health have been extended in Wales until 31/12/2019.
Frameworks these apply to include:
- FR04188 - Health (Pathology Support) (Wales)
- FR04190 - Health (Healthcare Support Services) (Wales)
- FR04193 - Health (Emergency Care Assistance) (Wales)
- FR04260 - Health (Clinical Healthcare Support) (Wales)
- FR04261 - Health (Perioperative Support) (Wales)
- FR04262 - Health (Maternity and Paediatric Support) (Wales)
- FR04263 - Health (Allied Health Profession Support) (Wales)