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Vocational Learning

Level 2 Diploma in Care

Vocational Learning
Blended learning in Stoke-On-Trent

£450
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Important information

Typology Vocational qualification Level 5
Methodology Blended
Location Stoke-on-trent
Duration Flexible
Start Different dates available
Online campus Yes
Support service Yes
Personal tutor Yes
Virtual classes Yes
  • Vocational qualification Level 5
  • Blended
  • Stoke-on-trent
  • Duration:
    Flexible
  • Start:
    Different dates available
  • Online campus
  • Support service
  • Personal tutor
  • Virtual classes
Description

The course provides underpinning knowledge of what is expected from a care worker. It is also the minimum qualification required to work in the care sector. You will be assessed in the workplace and have some opportunities to attend workshops at our training centre.
Suitable for: The course is suitable for people working in care and health settings.

Facilities (1)
Where and when
Starts Location
Different dates available
Stoke-On-Trent
Wellington House, ST1 4LN, Staffordshire, England
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Starts Different dates available
Location
Stoke-On-Trent
Wellington House, ST1 4LN, Staffordshire, England
See map

Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

The Level 2 Diploma in Care replaced the Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England. The course is suitable for learners working in a wide range of roles in a health and social care setting. This is a competence based qualification which requires learners to be in paid or voluntary work. The qualification also forms the competence component of the Intermediate Apprenticeship in Health and Social Care. Vocational Learning encourages candidates to submit naturally occurring evidence from their workplace to demonstrate competency against the practical requirements of the course. You are usually expected to complete this course within a year. The course has a 319-396 guided learning hours requirement.

· What marks this course apart?

Candidates are required to achieve at least 46 credits to be awarded the Level 2 Diploma in Care. 24 of the credits will be achieved by completing the following 9 units. You will be expected to achieve the remaining 22 credits from the optional units. Unit 1: Communication in care settings Unit 2: Handle information in care settings Unit 3: Personal development in care settings Unit 4: Implement person-centred approaches in care settings Unit 5: Equality and inclusion in care settings Unit 6: Health, safety and wellbeing in care settings Unit 7: Responsibilities of a care worker Unit 8: Duty of care Unit 9: Safeguarding and protection in care settings

What you'll learn on the course

Carer
Care Education
Care Management
Adults
Health and Safety
Communication
Fast Track
Value base
Families
Children

Teachers and trainers (1)

Brian K
Brian K
Tutor

Course programme

This course is open to anyone working in a health and social care setting. You will need to be at least 16 years old. You will be expected to have basic numeracy, literacy and IT skills in line with national occupational skills for care workers.

Candidates are required to achieve at least 46 credits to be awarded the Level 2 Diploma in Care. 24 of the credits will be achieved by completing the following 9 units. You will be expected to achieve the remaining 22 credits from the optional units.

Unit 1: Communication in care settings Unit 2: Handle information in care settings Unit 3: Personal development in care settings Unit 4: Implement person-centred approaches in care settings Unit 5: Equality and inclusion in care settings Unit 6: Health, safety and wellbeing in care settings Unit 7: Responsibilities of a care worker Unit 8: Duty of care Unit 9: Safeguarding and protection in care settings

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