Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

The need for adult social care continues to rise at a time when the system supporting that care is rapidly and signi cantly changing. With around 1.5 million people working in adult social care in England, care workers need up-to-date support and guidance in order to provide adequate person-centred care.


  • Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 quali cation
  • Evidence your competency to employers
  • Learn how to handle hazardous substances and medication
  • Further your personal and professional development
  • Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college

What will I study?:

  • Unit 1 – Principles of Communication
  • Unit 2 – Principles of Personal Development
  • Unit 3 – Principles of Diversity, Equality and Inclusion
  • Unit 4 – Principles of Safeguarding and Protection
  • Unit 5 – Introduction to Duty of Care
  • Unit 6 – Understand the Role of the Social Care Worker
  • Unit 7 – Understand Person-Centred Approaches
  • Unit 8 – Understand Health and Safety
  • Unit 9 – Understand How to Handle Information

Eligibility Criteria

  • Aged 19+ (born before 01/09/1997)
  • Lived in the EU for 3 years


Available fully funded

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