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City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (4229-03)

Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

This qualification for learners who want to work within a Adult Care setting. 

This course is a step into the Health and Social care sector to gain employment. 

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The Level 3 Certificate is aimed at learners moving into a Health & Social Care career path and would suit the following groups of people:

  •  New to Care 
  •  Wanting to do a refresher course 
  •  Personal family Care interests  
  •  Aspire to work within a Care setting

Qualifaction Structure 

To achieve the Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care, candidates will need to complete 21 credits from 9 mandatory units (301-307; 204, 206).

Unit accreditation number

City & Guilds unit number

Unit title

Mandatory/ optional for full qualification

Credit value

R/602/2906

Unit 301

Principles of communication in adult social care settings

Mandatory

2

R/602/3036

Unit 302

Principles of personal development in adult social care settings

Mandatory

2

M/602/3044

Unit 303

Principles of diversity, equality and inclusion in adult social care settings

Mandatory

2

A/601/8574

Unit 204

Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care

Mandatory

3

R/601/1436

Unit 304

Principles for implementing duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings

Mandatory

1

A/602/3113

Unit 206

Understand the role of the Social Care Worker

Mandatory

1

R/602/3182

Unit 305

Understand person-centred approaches in adult social care settings

Mandatory

4

L/602/3178

Unit 306

Understand health and safety in social care settings

Mandatory

5

D/602/3119

Unit 307

Understand how to handle information in social care settings

Mandatory

1

How will the qualifications be assessed?

You will work with your dedicated assessor and provide written answers via the Learning Assistant platform.

Duration

On average, most learners will complete in 2-3 months. Some learners may take less time depending on personal circumstances and how much time they have to dedicate to the course. We will work at a pace that suits you. You will have full uncapped support for 6 months.

What are the progression routes?

On successful completion of this certificate, you may progress onto the Level 2 or 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults), subject to gaining employment within a Care role.

Age Restrictions

The Level 3 Certificate is approved for those who are over the age of 16.

Pricing

£495.00+VAT. However, if you pay in full by credit or debit card, you can take 10% off using code PIF10 or calling 01472 240112. 

Availability

England & Scotland

What is RQF?

The Qualifications and Credit Framework (RQF Regulated Qualification Framework) is the way of recognising achievement through the awarding of credits for qualifications and individual units. It aims to provide a more flexible route to gaining qualifications and enables progression to be achieved in smaller steps through the accumulation of credit.

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