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Location: Distance Learning
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Tuition (£): 0.00*
This qualification develops a basic knowledge of the adult social care sector. It covers the type of job roles and services within the sector, the role of communication and the importance of valuing the individuals being cared for. It is suitable for anyone who is thinking about a career in adult health and social care.
It is a distance learning course, so you will be able to work flexibly at your convenience.
There are no specific entry requirements.
You will complete the following units:
Introduction to the adult social care sector
Introduction to the values and principles of adult social care
Awareness of the skills and attitudes needed to work in the sector
Awareness of communication in adult social care
Awareness of the roles and responsibilities of the adult social care worker
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed by your tutor using a range of methods and you will have to complete a workbook of evidence.
Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?
What can I do after this course?
You can consider the:
Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care
You can advance your career in roles such as:
Health Care Assistant
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* Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are not entitled to any concessions.
*** Co-Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are entitled to any partial concessions.