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Study Access to HE Diploma (Health)

Have you ever considered a career in healthcare as a nurse, midwife or other healthcare professional?

This course is a direct progression on to a healthcare university degree and is the equivalent of 3 A Levels.

Perfect for those returning back to education, or those looking for a stepping stone into a new career, the Access to HE Diploma (Health) is designed to give you the skills needed for a degree.

  • Fully recognised healthcare access course
  • Ideal for those looking to progress directly on to health related university course
  • Equivalent of 3 A Levels
  • Earn UCAS points towards your university application
  • Progress onto nursing, midwifery or other healthcare professions
  • No exams needed, only assessments
  • Perfect for those seeking a new career or returning back to education

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Access to HE Diploma Health

Transform your career and take the first steps to becoming a nurse, midwife or healthcare professional.

Course information

What is an Access to HE Diploma?

Access to HE is a widely recognised qualification that provides a route to university. Regardless of whether you are returning to education after some time, this course gives a route and the opportunity to study at degree level.

As an alternative route to taking A Levels to get to university, the Access to HE Diploma (Health) is a level 3 qualification.

Your route to higher education

Our Access to HE Diploma (Health) is the perfect stepping stone to your university degree. The units studied provide the perfect foundation of knowledge and skills needed for a degree in healthcare.

With this course you will earn UCAS points which will support your application for university or a degree level course.

A rewarding career

A career in healthcare is one of the most rewarding careers you can have, giving you the opportunity to really make a difference in someone’s life.

Whether that’s helping to bring a new life into the world as a midwife, or treating someone until they are better as a nurse, find a job that is really worthwhile.

Your study

Study for your Access to HE Diploma (Diploma) through distance learning. The course runs through two academic years and you’ll have a specific amount of time to complete each unit.

You can enrol online or with our course advisers at any point in the year however, there are 3 set official course start dates in January, May and September when you will receive your course materials and be able to start your study.

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