Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND in Healthcare Practice (Nursing and Healthcare Assistant)

A Rewarding Career in Nursing and Healthcare Practice with Colombo School of Health and Sciences

Healthcare will always be an essential service, and the past few months have evidenced the importance of the healthcare industry. Doctors, nurses and healthcare workers have always been in demand and this demand continues to rise.

For the first time in Sri Lanka, the Colombo School of Health and Sciences (CSHS) in collaboration with Colombo School of Construction Technology (CSCT) brings the Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND in Healthcare Practice (Nursing and Healthcare Assistant) allowing prospective students to earn a globally recognized diploma in Sri Lanka and open the doors to multiple healthcare career pathways.

The HND duration is 24 months with intakes in November. Training is provided in a leading hospital in Sri Lanka, taught by qualified healthcare professionals who are experts in their fields. Colombo School of Health and Sciences supports students with flexible payment plans, guidance from healthcare experts, support from personal tutors and continued support throughout their professional careers.The engaging and rigorous coursework, adapted to both Sri Lankan and international contexts, highlights healthcare practice, health promotion and social care to shape students into competent professionals with compassion, who can pursue further studies or enter the healthcare world in various specializations.

This qualification gives students the chance to migrate overseas, either to further their studies or enter the working world. Students can join straight after GCE A Levels, and individuals working in the healthcare industry can also use this diploma to advance their careers and add to their qualifications. Upon completing the HND, students can continue their education by joining second or final year of an undergraduate degree in health and social care, health studies, adult nursing, public health and health promotion at over 1000 Pearson- recognized universities.

Diploma holders can migrate and work in over 70 countries, opening doors to multiple career pathways.

This includes employment in Senior Healthcare Support Work/Assistant, Integrated Health and Social Care, Public Health and Health Promotion, Healthcare Management, and Nursing Assistant in specialties including adult and community nursing, clinical support, midwifery support and rehabilitation services.

Throughout the course, there is emphasis on work experience in the healthcare setting and guidance from qualified experts in the healthcare field to prepare students for their chosen careers.

CSHS’s partner institution CSCT has been in the education industry for over a decade, providing quality programmes in construction and business management, including Pearson HNDs, Bachelor of Science and Masters degrees. The management’s experience in keeping up education standards is brought over to CSHS and guarantees a high quality programme at international standards. Both CSHS and CSCT undergo annual external evaluation to ensure teaching standards, training facilities and resources are on par with Pearson standards.

With guaranteed quality education and excellent value for money, students and parents can have confidence that CSHS will prepare students to become caring, capable individuals with a rewarding healthcare career, in addition to an internationally recognized qualification and a world of opportunities.

Take the first step towards a brighter future and register now for the next intake. Please contact the student administration section on 114 061263 or Dilshan -0774499031 / Kushan – 0770360722 /Kaushini – 0760339165 for further information.