NVQ Level 3 Geriatric Care
This qualification is for persons who work under the supervision of a medical practitioner or a registered nurse in a health care facility, community, or home setting. Individuals will acquire the knowledge and skills to assist with the provision of patient/client care to older adults that meet industry standards.
Persons who complete this qualification can be employed in the following jobs:
Career path – articulation and specialization
After achieving this Certificate in CSA30218 NVQ Level 3 in Geriatric Care, individuals may work in the industry or they may progress to a wide range of other qualifications including the Associate’s Degree in the Allied Health Sector of the Community Services Industry.
Field of Study:
Allied Health Care
Technical and Vocational
09 Health & Welfare- 092 Welfare- 0921 Care of the Elderly and Disabled Adults
NCTVET Occupational Standards Development Department
Quality Assurance Body:
CSA20118 NVQ Level 2 in Health Care Assistance (Patient Care)
Individuals may enter CSA30218 NVQ Level 3 in Geriatric Care in the Allied Health Industry with relevant level vocational experience and qualification. Where lower level qualification plans exist, these MUST be completed