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  • Start date:   August 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   Short Course
  • 7
    SCQF Level:   7


This qualification has been designed to meet the requirements of social service workers who are registered, registerable or prospectively registerable with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) in a supervisory role and are looking to enhance their skills and employment opportunities.

Start Date:  Various dates available. Please contact                         for more information
Days of Week: N/A
Time: N/A
Duration: 12 weeks
Cost: £200

You can download an enrolment form here

You can read more about the enrolment process here

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    What the course includes

    The PDA in Health and Social Care Supervision at SCQF level 7 comprises two Mandatory Units which will cover:

    Health and Social Care: Supervise People

    Health and Social Care: Supervise the Protection of People

First Aid

Why choose this course?

The PDA is an open learning course and is assessed through the completion of two workbooks and a 3000 word essay.

Entry Requirements

You must be currently employed in a supervisory role within the care sector. Students must also be SSSC registered.

  • Where it leads


    • Enhanced employment opportunities

Interview Arrangements

There is no interview required for this course.

Fees, Finance and Funding


To discuss payment options for your course please call 01506 427558 or email

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