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The duration of the course is 16-20 weeks. Guided learning hours are 8-10 hours per week dependent upon knowledge of the subject.
This qualification aims to introduce knowledge around communication, equality, diversity and inclusion, personal development, role of the social care worker, handling information, health and safety, safeguarding, duty of care and person-centred approaches.
As part of this course you will study nine mandatory 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 Principles for implementing 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 informatinin social care settings
Assessments are due at the end of each unit. Your tutor will assess your work and build up your portfolio of evidence of learning. A certificate will be awarded on satisfactory submission of evidence of learning for the units studied.
|Course Title||Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Distance Learning Level 2|
Eligibility for Level 2 Distance Learning courses:
An administration fee will be incurred if you withdraw from the course.
|Attendance Requirements||As a Distance Learning course, there is no need to attend College. For further information or advice, please contact the Distance Learning team:01823 366612 firstname.lastname@example.org|
‘From the outset, I have been immensely impressed with the Distance Learning team and the College as a provider. From the application process and telephone interview, the process has been extremely smooth and professional. Learning resources were provided very promptly and my tutor made contact quickly to provide me with details of how to get in touch for support’
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