Social and Health Care College Funen offers basic social and health education programs
We are one of the largest basic health care colleges in Denmark representing three educations and many other educational courses and activities.
The college is situated in four different places on the island of Funen in the central part of Denmark.
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In Europe we cooperate with various institutions in student exchange, study tours and faculty exchange.
Social and Health Care College Funen provide eductions within health and child care:
Social and health care assistants, level 4 EQF:
The education is approximately 2 years and 10 months long. It consists of 48 weeks of school and 22 weeks of basic nursing training in 3 practice areas: Primary health care, somatics and psychiatry.
Child care assistants, level 4 EQF:
This education is approximately 2 years and 2 months long. When graduated, child care assistants are qualified to work with children and adults within the normal and specialised field.
Social and health care helper, level 3 EQF:
The education is approximately 1 year and 2 months long and takes place both at college and in practice at relevant institutions in elderly care
Students are employed by the municipality or the region. They are paid a salary all through their education. At the moment the monthly salary is about 1.300 Euros. Students do not pay any fee for their education. The age of our students varies from 17 to about 55 years of age.
The students we send abroad for work experience are our assistants. They go abroad for one month primarily in the last part of their education. Our students studying to become social and health care assistants are educated in performing basic health care for citizens in hospitals, elderly care centres or in their own homes. Our students studying to become child care assistants are trained in pedagogical work in day-care, schools and homes for physically and mentally disabled persons.
School consists of area subjects – health and nursing studies, medical subjects, social studies, pedagogical and psychological studies, cultural studies and activity – basic subjects are Danish, English and science.
The training program is value based focusing on both professional and personal competences.
Social and Health Care College Funen invites all colleges of basic health and social care and municipalities with an interest in developing, sharing and implementing new knowledge to cooperate on new projects. Please contact us if you are interested in cooperating with us.