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Adult Care - Level 3 Diploma (rqf) Course

Distance Learning Centre
Course summary
400 hours
475 - 500 GBP excl. VAT
Online courses
Professional Training

Course description

The Adult Care - Level 3 Diploma (RQF) Course is ideal for those wanting to pursue a career in the Health and Social Care industry and looks to equip students with a better understanding of the care industry in general.

The course strives to assess the students development and knowledge and skills related to the health and social care.  Popular job roles in this sector include: Senior Care Assistants, Support Workers, and Key Workers in residential settings, as well as domiciliary services and day services.

Please Note: A work placement of at least 50 hours is required to complete this option. The placement needs to be sufficient to enable students to gather the workplace evidence required to demonstrate the range of competencies set out in the course syllabus.

The course lessons are as follows:-

  • Unit 1: Promote communication in care settings
  • Unit 2: Promote effective handling of information in care settings
  • Unit 3: Promote personal development in care settings
  • Unit 4: Promote person-centred approaches in care settings
  • Unit 5: Promote equality and inclusion in care settings
  • Unit 6: Promote health, safety and wellbeing in care settings
  • Unit 7: Responsibilities of a care worker
  • Unit 8: Duty of care in care settings
  • Unit 9: Safeguarding and protection in care settings
  • Unit 10: The principles of infection prevention and control
  • Unit 11: Causes and spread of infection
  • Unit 12: Cleaning, decontamination and waste management
  • Unit 13: Move and position individuals in accordance with their plan of care
  • Unit 14: Support positive risk-taking for individuals
  • Unit 15: Support individuals to maintain personal hygiene
  • Unit 16: Support individuals to access and use services and facilities
  • Unit 17: Support Individuals with specific communication needs
  • Unit 18: Support use of medication in social care settings

 On successful completion on this course students will receive an accredited Level 3 RQF Diploma Qualification with 58 Credits.

Approximate Delivery Time

1-3 Working Days (Email & Recorded Delivery)

Course Format

Online Course + Hard Copy Materials

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Distance Learning Centre

4 Coaley Lane
DH4 4SQ Newbottle, Houghton le Spring

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