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CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

South London College
Course summary
269 hours
269 GBP
English
Part time
Online courses
Next available date: This course is available anytime in anywhere. - Online courses
Last application: This course is available to register anytime of the year.
Professional Training

Course description

The CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care is designed for anyone who aspires to, or wants to have a career in Adult Social Care. The course will provide a solid understanding of the fundamentals of adult social care, and what it takes to work in this sector. You will also learn the responsibilities and role of a health and social care worker. The course will introduce you to the basic concepts ofcaring and preparation in adult social care.

Key topics will be discussed at length, and include equality, diversity and inclusion, duty of care and safeguarding. Taking this course will help increase your confidence and knowledge in the field, and give you the opportunity to seek employment in the social and healthcare sectors.

The CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care will cover a wide range of areas such as personal development, communication, and health and safety. The course is an excellent choice if you want to enhance your skills and demonstrate your understanding in adult social care.

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Course Objectives

This course will teach you all the fundamentals of working in social care:

  • Communication
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion
  • Personal development
  • Role of the social care worker
  • Handling information
  • Health and safety
  • Safeguarding
  • Duty of care
  • Person-centred approaches

Course Description

  • Qualification type:NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate
  • Qualification title:NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
  • Accreditation status:Accredited
  • Level:2
  • Guided Learning Hours (GLH):179
  • Credits:20
  • Total Qualification Time (TQT):200
  • Qualification number (QN):600/0047/8

Suitability - Who should attend?

  • The course is aimed at individuals who want to have a career as Senior Healthcare Workers, Support Workers, Community-Based Senior Care Assistants, Social Care Workers and Care Workers.

Entry Requirements

Learners will need to be over the age of 19, and must demonstrate the following:

  • Vocational or academic qualification at Level 2 or higher
  • Basic level of literacy, numeracy and ICT ability

In order to qualify for the programme, you will need to submit a completed application form which will be provided to you. This form should be provided to us within a month of enrolment, along with the following;

  • Proof of educational qualifications
  • You must provide an identification document such as a passport or a driving license.

Upon submission of the documents, your application will be reviewed. If you fail to meet the entry requirements of the programme, your application will not be accepted.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Those who successfully complete the course will be awarded the CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care. It will make you valuable to employers, and your motivation at gaining new skills will be recognised.

Awarding Body

CACHE are continually investing in high quality qualifications for the care and education industry, making them the UK’s leading sector specialist. Developed by experts, CACHE qualifications help millions of learners to raise professional standards across the sector. As a result, CACHE has gained a deserved reputation for excellence and leadership. NCFE is a National Awarding Organisation, passionate about designing, developing and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards. These qualifications contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals. Last year alone, over 340,000 learners from over 2,000 colleges, schools and training organisations chose NCFE as the Awarding Organisation to help them move their careers forward.

Training Course Content

COURSE CURRICULUM

Getting Started
Qualification Specification
Awarding Body Registration
Principles Of Communication In Adult Social Care [L/602/2905]
Principles Of Personal Development In Adult Social Care Settings [L/602/3035]
Diversity, Equality And Inclusion [H/602/3039]
Principles Of Safeguarding And Protection In Health And Social Care [A/601/8574]
Introduction To Duty Of Care In Health, Social Care Or Children’s And Young People’s Settings [H/601/5474]
Understand The Role Of The Social Care Worker [A/602/3113]
Understand Person- Centred Approaches In Adult Health And Social Care [J/602/3180]
Understand Health And Safety In Social Care Settings [R/602/3179]
Understand How To Handle Information In Social Care Settings [Y/602/3118]

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Method of Assessment

To achieve this online accredited Adult Social Care qualification, learners must complete all 9 mandatory units, gaining a total of 20 credits. You will complete the assignments and create a portfolio of evidence, which will be assessed by a tutor.

Expenses

Was £449

Now £269

Continuing Studies

Once you successfully completed the CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care, you will gain an accredited qualification that will prepare you to study further in adult social care. You can use this certification to demonstrate your expertise in adult social care, and to prove to potential sectors that you are ready to take on the job role.You could go onto study the Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care or the Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care. The average UK salary per annum for a few job roles are given below. The qualification is suitable for individuals who wish to work under the direction of a teacher.

  • Senior Healthcare Assistant - £17,557 per annum
  • Residential Support Worker - £17,916 per annum
  • Care Worker -  £17,746 per annum
  • Healthcare Assistant - £16,300 per annum
  • Caregiver  - £18,100 per annum
  • Social Worker - £29,092 per annum

About provider

South London College

South London College is a well-established Professional online education provider in the United Kingdom and it aims to meet the employment needs of the youth and people in the United Kingdom and other parts of the world. South London College...


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