Health & care

The global health services and markets are being shaped by the development of health care technologies and responding to an ageing population. The North East has experienced a growth in life expectancy – the fastest increase of any region in the UK. The region has a strong health and care sector and is home to outstanding research centres.

What do we offer?

Our extensive range of health and care courses are delivered by experienced and dedicated staff and we have some of the best health training facilities in the North East for students and employers.  Our range includes:

Childcare

Health & health management

Pharmacy services

Social care

Our facilities:

Health simulation ward

Each of our colleges have their own state-of-the-art health simulation ward to develop real health professional skills

Ageing suits

We offer ageing suits to simulate the function of an older person, e.g. joint stiffness, reduced co-ordination etc, to prepare for careers working with older people.

Nursing and patient care mannequins

We have mannequins, blood pressure monitors, pulse oximeters and lungh, digestive system and pregnancy demonstration models.

Assisted living area

Our health hubs house an assisted living area, which mirrors the home care environment

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