Level 3 Certificate in Social Prescribing
Need 2 Succeed is 1 of only 3 providers in the UK delivering this qualification:
The SEG Awards Level 3 Certificate in Social Prescribing is aimed primarily at those working within or looking to move to a role where elements of social prescribing are used as part of their work. This includes areas such as healthcare, local government and the voluntary and community sector. It will enable learners to broaden their skills and knowledge in social health and well-being work and to support individuals to access services in the community that are appropriate to their needs.
The qualification will be awarded to learners who successfully achieve all four of the mandatory units and three out of the five optional units within the qualification.
- To achieve this qualification the learner must complete 21 credits; 12 credits from the mandatory group and a further 9 credits from the optional group.
- You will need to gather a portfolio of evidence, made up of group work tasks, assignments, personal reflections, case studies and research.
- For each module, there will be a workbook and study tasks to help you achieve this.
- It would be advantageous if you have some personal work experience to draw on, but it’s not essential for this course.
- Your work will be assessed and internally moderated to ensure you meet all the assessment criteria laid down by the awarding body, to receive your final qualification and certificate from SEG Awards.
About The Qualification:
The Level 3 Certificate in Social Prescribing qualification covers the following 4 mandatory units:
- Delivering community-based solutions through social prescribing
- Measuring outcomes and improving support mechanisms
- Structures and cultures within communities
- The principles and theory of social prescribing
You will need to take a further 3 of the following 5 optional units:
- Managing caseloads within a social prescribing environment
- Micro-commissioning for social prescribing
- Motivational interviewing skills to support vulnerable adults
- Supervision and Professional Support Working with vulnerable adults to provide holistic support
This qualification takes 4-6 months to complete and is delivered through 8 (biweekly) classroom-based teaching days, online e-portfolio, independent study and assessment of learning. The full qualification is awarded once all units and coursework are completed and passed.
Each teaching day comprises a morning session devoted to teaching and learning the subject topic, with the afternoon given over to an Action Learning Set. This allows for guest speakers, tutorials on work to be completed and learner case study presentations to explore best practices.
- Day 1 Induction (Half Day)
- Day 2 (The Principles and theory of Social Prescribing)
- Day 3 (Structures and Cultures within communities)
- Day 4 (Delivering community-based solutions through social prescribing)
- Day 5 (Managing caseloads within a social prescribing environment)
- Day 6 (Working with vulnerable adults to provide holistic support)
- Day 7 (Motivational interviewing skills to support vulnerable adults)
- Day 8 (Measuring outcomes and improving support mechanisms)
- Day 9 Portfolio workshop and final sign off (Half Day)
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