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QCF Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care - Adults

QCF Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care - Adults

Who is this for?

The Diploma is for existing care workers or those looking to start their first care job.
This qualiļ¬cation develops the knowledge and skills needed when working with adults in health and social care environments. It covers a wide range of areas including supporting individuals with their physical and emotional care, daily living needs and health care procedures.

What will I study?

The Diploma in health & Social Care is split into three pathways with set units:
  • Generic Health and Social Care
  • Dementia
  • Learning Disability

What are the entry requirements?

Level 1

  • No formal entry requirements
  • You should be 16 years old or over
Level2

  • GCSE or equivalent A-C
  • You should be 16 years old or over

Mandatory Entry Requirements

  • DBS is required
  • Interview and assessment
Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care
Learners must achieve 46 credits.
24 credits for the 9 mandatory units and you will also require 22 optional credits from the above three pathways.

There are 9 mandatory units:

  • Introduction to communication in health, social care or children's and young people's settings
  • Introduction to personal development in health, social care or children's and young people's settings
  • Introduction to equality and inclusion in health, social care or children's and young people's settings
  • Introduction to duty of care in health, social care or children's and young people's setting.
  • Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care
  • The role of the health and social care worker
  • Implement person centred approaches in health and social care
  • Contribute to health and safety in health and social care
  • Handle information in health and social care settings

How long is the Course?

You can usually complete it in a year or less.
1days per week in class and 1 day placement (6 hours)

What is the fee?

Applicants may be eligible to full or partly funded training (please enquire for more details on 02088006621)

What next qualifications can you progress to?

Health and Social Care (Adults) Diploma Level 3.

Which type of job roles can you apply for on completion?

  • Care Assistants in Residential Settings or Supported Living
  • Healthcare Support Workers in Community and Primary Care Environments
  • Healthcare Assistants in Acute Health Environments
  • Care Support Workers in Domiciliary Services

What to do next ?

If you require more information, or to find out the cost of the course and how to apply contact us: T: 0208 800 6621 E: admin@citylbc.com W : www.citylbc.com

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Course Details

Qualification:
Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care
Entry Requirements:

Level 1

  • No formal entry requirements
  • You should be 16 years old or over
Level2
  • GCSE or equivalent A-C
  • You should be 16 years old or over
Mandatory Entry Requirements
  • DBS is required
  • Interview and assessment
Progression:

Upon completion you may be eligible for following posts:

Social Care Pathway:
  • Supporting Teaching and Learning Workers - who visit families of Pre-school children at home
  • Foster Carers
  • Children and Families Social Workers
  • Registered Managers of Children's Homes, plus Deputy and Assistant Managers
  • Residential Childcare Workers
  • Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service Advisers
  • Youth Worker
Learning and Development Support Services Pathway:
  • Learning Mentor.