Preparing To Work In Adult Social Care Level 2
More about the course
As the need for adult social care continues to rise, it is important that care workers have up-to-date support and guidance that allows them to provide the best care possible for the people they work with.
If you'd like to work in adult social care, this fully online course will help you gain an appreciation of what it's like to work in the sector. You will learn about person-centred care and safe working practices, as well as the importance of safeguarding, equality and diversity and duty of care.
- A good level of English and Maths is required, for example GCSEs at Grade A*-D
- Equivalent at pass level
What will I achieve?
If you successful complete this course, you will receive a Level 2 Certificate in Preparing To Work In Adult Social Care
What will I learn?
Gain appreciation of what to expect in the sector
Learn about person-centred care and safe working practices
Understand duty of care and safeguarding
Improve your understanding of equality and diversity, safeguarding and protection
How am I assessed?
Where can I progress?
Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Care Planning
Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care
Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care
Level 2 Certificate in Falls Prevention Awareness
This course is free if you are on an income related benefit, or you are on a low income (a household income of less than £20,817 or an independent income of £12,400).
If you are 19 and over, please call our Student Services team to confirm the fee for this course. Course costs may be subject to change.
If you require information on any financial support that may be available to you with fees or study costs on this course, please contact Student Services who will be able to offer advice and assistance on accessing any financial support that may be available.
Adult Funding Changes
Due to the changes in Government funding from the 1st of August 2019, students who resident in postcodes within Merseyside and Greater Manchester may be unable to access funding from training providers and colleges in Lancashire. You may have to pay all associated course and support costs.
To check if your postcode is part of the new devolved funding legislation, please contact our Course Enquiries team for further future.