NVQ (NQF) qualifications are no longer available for new registrations. The information below is for existing registrations only.
View information for the current NVQ (QCF) qualification in Health.
Available at levels 2 and 3, the NVQ in Health is aimed at individuals working in health settings, for example hospital wards, renal units, theatres, health centres, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, speech therapy, decontamination, radiotherapy or clinical imagery.
Those who have gained NVQs in Health may progress to become registered nurses, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, radiographers or operating department practitioners.