Course Name: Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (Distance Learning)

Entry Requirements

Please contact our Distance Learning team in the first instance should you wish to express your interest in this or any of our Distance Learning courses.

Email distancelearning@darlington.ac.uk or telephone the team directly on 01325 503126

To qualify for this FREE*** opportunity you must be 19 years old before August 2019 and have lived in England for 3 years or more.

*If you are aged between 19 and 23 then you must already possess a full Level 2 qualification or equivalent

*Please speak to us if you are currently enrolled on an FE/ HE programme of study

*Not currently enrolled on an apprenticeship

What's Involved

This course is split into nine manageable units:

Unit 1: Principles of communication in adult social care settings

Unit 2: Principles of personal development in adult social care settings

Unit 3: Principles of diversity, equality and inclusion in adult social care settings

Unit 4: Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care

Unit 5: Introduction to duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings

Unit 6: Understand the role of the social care worker

Unit 7: Understand person-centred approaches in adult social care settings

Unit 8: Understand health and safety in social care settings

Unit 9: Understand how to handle information in social care settings.

Course Assessment Method

Online assessments.

What's Next

Gain a nationally recognised qualification to assist you in your chosen career pathway.

Course Information
Qualification Type: Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
Level: Level 2
Awarding Body: CACHE
Academic Year: 19/20
Start Date: August 2019

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