Introduction to Social Care - QLS Level 2 Course
The Introduction to Social Care - QLS Level 2 Course is designed to provide an understanding of the role of a carer and is aimed at people caring in the home setting as well as those entering social care on a professional basis. The home study Social Care courses are suited to people of all ages seeking to gain a more formal understanding of the principles of caring for others in a range of settings.
Upcoming start dates
- Self-Paced Online
Suitability - Who should attend?
No prior knowledge is necessary to study the course, although a desire to start your own successful business and a sound educational background or previous business experience would be an advantage. The hardware and software requirements include:
- Intel or equivalent processor;
- 2mb RAM;
- 5mb available disk storage;
- An Internet connection;
- Windows or MacOS operating system;
- Google Chrome browser;
- Microsoft Office or equivalent (Word and Excel).
Training Course Content
- Unit 1: Introduction to the Role of the Carer
- Unit 2: The Role of the Government
- Unit 3: Health & Safety in Care Environments
- Unit 4: Valuing People’s Equality, Diversity & Rights
- Unit 5: Basic Care Skills
Course delivery details
Course Format:Paper Based Materials (With Optional Online Course Notes)
1-2 Working Days (Courier Service)
You can start this course at any time, and you would be registered for a one-year period. You also have access to a personal tutor who can be contacted by email. Your tutor is available to assist with any queries and to mark your assignments for the Awarding Body.
As the course is self-study, you can complete it as quickly as you like. Support extensions are available if students do not complete the course within the one-year period.
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