Certificate in Common Health Conditions - Level 2

Certificate in Common Health Conditions

Every hour, someone in the UK is told they have Parkinson’s disease, there are approximately 152,000 strokes in the UK every year (more than one every five minutes), and one in six of the UK population have some form of hearing loss. These health conditions, along with others such as arthritis and dementia, affect a substantial proportion of the population. A good understanding of common health conditions is essential in any care environment.


Planned Learning Hours

Course Duration: 16 weeks

Learner Benefits

–  Achieve a nationally recognised level 2 qualification

 Furthers personal and professional development

 No need to formally attend a college

–  Learn in your own time

–  Access to sector-expert assessors throughout the course

Business Benefits

  Creates a more motivated and engaging workforce

Creates better preventative measures through better trained staff

Improves your team’s understanding of dementia, stroke, and sensory loss

  Evidence competency of staff to external stakeholders

–  Reinforces the importance of working well with others

Job Sectors


–  Adult Health and Social Care


Understand how to contribute to monitoring the health of individuals affected by health conditions with an introduction to awareness of sensory loss. Learn about stroke, dementia, arthritis and Parkinson’s disease and the awareness’.


Aged 19+

Lived in the EU for 3 years

Minimum of 8 learners (For employer use)

  • The importance of monitoring the health of individuals affected by a health condition
  • Ways in which the health of individuals can be montored
  • How individuals with sensory loss can be disabled by attitudes and beliefs
  • What a stroke is
  • How to recognise a stroke
  • What dementia is
  • What arthritis is
  • What Parkinson’s disease is

Register your interest in this course.