QCF Diploma Level 2 in Health and Social Care (Adults)

Are you starting a career in care and want to learn the basic skills applicable to your new role? Our QCF Diploma Level 2 in Health and Social Care (Adults) is recognised by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and is designed to allow candidates the opportunity to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance while working in the health and social care sector. On this programme, learners will have the option to take a general qualification in health and social care, or they may specialise in dementia care or learning disabilities.

QCF Diploma Level 2 – Adult Health Social Care Course

The Care Level 2 Diploma (QCF) Course is suitable for any individual currently working as a care provider or wanting to start a career in the care sector.

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About the Level 2 Diploma in Adult Care

Are you starting a career in care and want to learn the basic skills applicable to your new role? A course recognised by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) like our NVQ Diploma Level 2 in Health and Social Care (Adults) is the way to learn. The course allows candidates to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance while working in the health and social care sector. Candidates have the option to take a general qualification in health and social care, or they can specialise in dementia care or learning disabilities.

About the Level 2 Diploma in Adult Care

Are you starting a career in care and want to learn the basic skills applicable to your new role? A course recognised by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) like our NVQ Diploma Level 2 in Health and Social Care (Adults) is the way to learn. The course allows candidates to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance while working in the health and social care sector. Candidates have the option to take a general qualification in health and social care, or they can specialise in dementia care or learning disabilities.

Level 2 Diploma in Adult Care – Core Information

The Level 2 QCF Diploma in Adult Care is an entry-level qualification for health and social care. If you are a volunteer or part-time carer looking to improve your skills or expand into full-time work, this is the course for you. Fortify your knowledge of care and upskill yourself or others with this lifetime qualification.

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How long will this diploma take to complete?

The awarding body for this qualification stipulates that the diploma should be completed within 36 months, though most students will successfully finish the programme in approximately 9 months. We encourage students to learn at their own pace.

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How is this training delivered?

Over the months, enrolled learners will put together an online portfolio of coursework for their appointed assessor, who helps to guide learners throughout their diploma.

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What will I learn?

During this course, you will learn the following core aspects of care: communication, your duty of care, safeguarding, equality and inclusion and more. click here for a full outline.

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Who needs this qualification?

This course is an entry-level qualification for health and social care. If you are a volunteer or part-time carer looking to improve your skills or expand into full-time work, this is the course for you.

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What are the entry requirements?

TutorCare is an equal opportunities provider and a potential participant only needs to have been employed in a vocational setting relevant to the occupational standards for Health and Social Care for them to be able to complete the QCF Diploma Level 2 in Health and Social Care (Adults) qualification successfully.

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Where can I progress after this course?

This Level 2 diploma is the working equivalent of a GCSE qualification. Upon completing this programme, graduates have the option of moving on to a Level 3 diploma or can undertake a range of other specialist courses that are also available with us at TutorCare.

This Diploma is Fully Accredited by FutureQuals

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Level 2 Diploma in Adult Care (QCF) – Core Information

The Level 2 QCF Diploma in Adult Care is an entry-level qualification for health and social care. If you are a volunteer or part-time carer looking to improve your skills or expand into full-time work, this is the course for you. Fortify your knowledge of care and upskill yourself or others with this lifetime qualification.

 

This Diploma is Fully Accredited by FutureQuals

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Delivery and Certification

Our QCF Diploma Level 2 in Health and Social Care (Adults) assessment process is designed so that delegates are prepared for the challenges their occupation will involve. Delegates are appointed a vocationally trained Assessor who helps assemble the e-portfolio and guides them for the duration of the diploma. Email and telephone support are also provided throughout the QCF Diploma Level 2 programme and the resources available will be provided as needed. At the end of this programme, delegates will receive an OFQUAL approved accredited qualification.

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Outline of Course

Learners will need to gain 46 credits to complete this QCF Diploma Level 2 in Health and Social Care (Adults). This is made from mandatory units worth a minimum of 24 credits, as well as optional group B units worth 2-7 credits, and further optional group C units worth at least 15 credits.

Mandatory Units

  • SHC 21: Introduction to Communication in Health and Social Care Settings.
  • SHC 22: Introduction to Personal Development in Health and Social Care Settings.
  • SHC 23: Introduction to Equality and Inclusion in Health and Social Care Settings.
  • SHC 24: Introduction to Duty of Care in Health and Social Care Settings.
  • HSC 024: Principles of Safeguarding and Protection in Health and Social Care Settings.
  • HSC 025: The Role of the Health and Social Care Worker.
  • HSC 026: Implement Person-Centred Approaches in Health and Social Care Settings.
  • HSC 027: Contribute to Health and Safety in Health and Social Care.
  • HSC 028: Handle Information in Health and Social Care Settings.

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