NVQ/SVQ Level 3 Health and Social Care Candidate Book, Revised Edition

Part of the S/NVQ Health and Social Care series

Publication Date
February 2008

An ideal resource if you are delivering Level 3 SVQs or NVQs in Health and Social Care

A Candidate Handbook written by best-selling author Yvonne Nolan, so you can be confident you have the expert support your students need to succeed.

  • Knowledge specifications (KS) continually referenced in the margin so candidates know what is being covered and can prepare for assessment.
  • New evidence features are clearly linked to specific performance criteria (PC) and are cross-referenced to other elements within the qualification - helping candidates to plan holistically.
  • Updated legislation and references to regulations where appropriate so that candidates and assessors have the most current information on frameworks related to the health and social care sector.
  • New information on the latest movements and trends in health and social care so that candidates are aware of initiatives that may affect their working practice.
  • Many updated photos to demonstrate best practice more clearly.

Contents Listing

Mandatory units:
HSC 31 - Promote effective communication for and about individuals
HSC 32 - Promote, monitor and maintain health, safety and security in the working environment
HSC 33 - Reflect on and develop your practice
HSC 35 - Promote choice, well-being and the protection of all individuals Option units:
HSC 328 - Contribute to care planning and review
HSC 330 - Support individuals to access and use services and facilities
HSC 336 - Contribute to the prevention and management of abusive and aggressive behaviour
HSC 345 - Support individuals to manage their financial affairs
HSC 360 - Move and position individuals
HSC 369 - Support individuals with specific communication needs
HSC 375 - Administer medication to individuals CD-ROM also contains:
HSC 369 - Support individuals with specific communication needs
HSC 375 - Administer medication to individuals

Customer Reviews

Liz Blackant, Care Assist
11 August 2009

It is a wonderful book. It is written in a way that is easy to understand and read without you getting confused. I am really glad I purchased the book.

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