This course is perfect if you have an interest in working with adults in a range of clinical healthcare support and adult care settings and want to develop your knowledge and skills in health and social care.
You’ll learn a range of different units including learning about core competencies while also having a choice of optional units, to tailor the qualification to your needs, interests, and career goals.
You can expect to learn about topics such as:
- Dementia awareness
- Mental health and wellbeing
- Supporting physical and emotional care
- Daily living needs
- Healthcare practices.
You’ll develop a portfolio of evidence which you’ll be assessed on.
Location to be confirmed
Due to the COVID-19 crisis this course will start at another college campus and may move to the City Hub later in the year.
Start: 7th September 2020
Course code: C000493 / Q002714
NCFE CACHE Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults)
You’ll need 4 GCSEs at grades 9– 3 (A*– D), including English Language and Maths – one of English Language or Maths must be grade 9– 4 (A*– C). Functional Skills Level 1 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 3 (D) and Functional Skills Level 2 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 4 (C) or above.
All units are internally assessed by your tutor or assessor using your portfolio of evidence.
Choose to follow with a Level 3 Health and Social Care course or a related apprenticeship.
You could also move into employment in adult health or care, such as becoming a care worker, healthcare assistant/support worker, or personal assistant.