Intermediate Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
Gain the knowledge, understanding and skills you need to prepare for employment in the social care sector.
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for those who are wishing to change career or to move into employment after a career break. It will give you the knowledge, understanding and skills you need to prepare for employment in the social care sector. If you are new to working in the sector, it will provide personal and career development opportunities.
There are no formal entry requirements. However, you will need to demonstrate an appropriate level of written English in order to complete the qualification.
What will you learn?
You will study the following areas:
- Equality, diversity and inclusion
- Personal development
- Role of the social care worker
- Handling information
- Health and safety
- Duty of care
- Person-centred approach
How will you learn?
This is a blended learning programme where you will learn both on site and independently.
What will you need to bring with you?
How will you be assessed?
You will produce a portfolio of evidence which will be assessed by your tutor.
You can progress to a diploma in care or undertake other distance learning courses.
You can advance in a variety of roles within the sector, such as Health Care Assistant or Support Worker.
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information, contact Derby College Group on 0800 0280289 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Course Information for Employers
Information for Employers
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Course Information Last Updated On: March 23, 2023 3:06 pm