This qualification develops knowledge and understanding of a range of key issues, including equality and diversity, safeguarding, duty of care, health and safety, person centered approach and handling information. The qualification forms part of the popular Health and Social Care apprenticeship.
The purpose of this qualification is to develop the learner’s knowledge and understanding of the underlying principles required for a variety of job roles in the adult health and social care sector including: equality and diversity, safeguarding, duty of care, health and safety, person centered approaches and handling information.
There are no specific entry requirements however learners should have a minimum of a level one in literacy and numeracy or equivalent.
The recommended minimum age for this qualification is 14 years and above
- The course is delivered online through our cutting-edge online portal site.
- We supply you with our comprehensive assessment plans directly to assist you step by step.
- You’ll have a committed Assessor that will provide assistance and assess your work.
Successful learners can progress to other qualifications such as
- Level 2 Diploma in care
- Level 3 Diploma in Adult care
- Level 3 Diploma in healthcare support
Learners must achieve 20 credits from the nine Mandatory units
|1||Principles of personal development in adult social care settings||2|
|2||Introduction to duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings||1|
|3||Principles of diversity, equality and inclusion in adult social care settings||2|
|4||Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care||3|
|5||Understand the role of the social care worker||1|
|6||Understand person centered approaches in adult social care setting||4|
|7||Understand health and safety in social care setting||4|
|8||Understand how to handle information in social care settings||1|
|9||Principles of communication in adult social care settings||2|