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Level 2 Certificate in

Common Health Conditions

This qualification is designed for learners looking to start work in, or already working in health and social care, who would like an understanding of common health conditions and their effects on individuals. This qualification aims to develop the learner’s knowledge and understanding of:

  • various common health conditions

  • monitoring the health of individuals affected by health conditions.


The objective of this qualification is to prepare learners for further training and to support a role in the workplace where the individual may work or interact with those experiencing different health conditions.

There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they’ve already achieved a Level 1 qualification in a health or social care related area.

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:

  • Level 2 or 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England

  • Level 2 or 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

  • Level 2 or 3 Certificate for Working in the Health Sector

  • Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care

  • Level 3 Certificate in Stroke Care Management

  • Apprenticeships in Health & Social Care.