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Yeshua Institute of Technology

Yeshua Institute
of Technology

Entrepreneurial and Skill Oriented Training (ESOT)

Level 4 - National Certificate 2 (Healthcare Studies)

ESOT – Min. 78-80 credit hours (or 180 credit) National Certificate 2 in Healthcare Studies
The ESOT National Certificate 2 in Surveying Studies consists of six (6) Mandatory Generic Skills units (providing at least 22 credit hours), eight (8) Mandatory Vocational/ Technical units (providing 36 credit hours), three or four (3/4) Elective (Optional) units (providing 12-14 credit hours) plus Workplace Experience (providing at 8 credit hours).

Unit Credit hrs Credits
A Mandatory Generic Skills (6 units)
1 Functional Mathematics 4 10
2 Functional English 4 10
3 Functional ICT 4 10
4 Applied General Science 4 10
5 Entrepreneurial Skills 4 10
6 Social Studies 2 5
  22 55
B Mandatory Vocational/Technical (8 units)
1 First Aid & CPR 4 10
2 Mathematics for Nursing and Allied Health 4 10
3 Introductory Nursing Skills I 4 10
4 Introductory Nursing Skills II (Patient care Reports) 4 10
5 Medical Terminology 4 10
6 Anatomy and Physiology 4 10
7 Customer Care & Medical Office Procedures 4 10
8 Health Statistics 4 10
9 Principles of Pharmacology 4 10
  36 90
C Optional (2-3 units)
A1 Health Information Management Systems 4 10
A2 Disease Coding and Classification 4 10
A3 GIS for Public Health (Disease & Facility Mapping) 4 10
A4 Databases 2 5
B1 Nutrition 4 10
B2 Community Health 4 10
B3 Mental Health 4 10
B4 Healthcare System 2 5
C1 Hospital Equipment Handling 4 10
C2 Health and Safety in the Hospital 2 5
C3 Nosocomial Infection 2 5
C4 Drug Dispensing Techniques 4 10
EIT A The Entrepreneur as Innovator 4 10
EIT B Accounting for Business 2 5
EIT C Health Law and Ethics 2 5
EIT D Digital Graphics 4 10
  12-14 25-30
D Workplace Experience (2 units)
10 Clinical Rotation 4 10
11 Further Clinical Rotation 4 10
  8 20
Total 78-80 cr hrs 180

Entry Qualifications

  1. Passes in WASSCE
  2. Cambridge GCE 'O' Level
  3. Mature Student Entrance Exams for applicant with WASSCE results who are 21 years and above
  4. COTVET level 3: National Certificate 1

Duration of Program

A period of 14 -18 months, depending on the student's speed in completing assignments and projects

Which Body will award the Certificate?

Yeshua Institute of Technology is registered and recognized by COTVET, an accreditation body in Ghana. The National Certificate 2 will be awarded by the TEU, Ghana Education Service

Where do I go after this program?

  1. Enter University to pursue a Bachelor degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) in the following:

    • Nursing
    • Health Information Management
    • Public Health
  2. Enter employment in a Health facility as any of the following:

    • Nursing Assistant/Healthcare Assistant
    • Health Records Assistant
    • Pharmacy/ Dispensing Assistant
    • Medical Office Secretary
    • Medical Administrative Assistant
    • Medical Store Officer
    • Health Mapping Technician
    • Hospital Safety Assistant

ESOT Assessment Calendar

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ESOT Guide to Assessment

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ESOT Guide to Internal Verification

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ESOT Quality Assurance Staff

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ESOT Quality Control Process

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ESOT Student Manual 2016

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ESOT Student Tracking Sheet

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IEEE Referencing Style

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ESOT Assignment Brief Form

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ESOT Learner Assessment Submission and Declaration

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ESOT Observation Records and Witness Statements

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