An ideal course for carers working within a care setting. If you wish to progress without a onsite observation this is the ideal course. The qualification covers those who are practicing in a:
- Residential services for older people, and people with disabilities
- Domiciliary care services
- Day services
- Respite services
- Community based services
- Children and Young people settings
If you work in any of the following job roles, this course would be perfect for you:
This qualification covers a range of skills and knowledge relating Care services based on English legislation.
Diploma Course Structure
The Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care Support (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) allows candidates to learn, develop & practice the skills & knowledge required for employment and/or career progression in Adult Care in England.
Learners must achieve a minimum of 37 credits – a minimum of 25 must be from level 2.
A/601/8574 Principles of safeguarding and protection and social care
H/501/7103 Causes and spread of infection
H/506/5507 Understand how to work in end of life care (Adults)
H/601/5474 Introduction to duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
J/601/2874 Dementia Awareness (Adults)
J/601/8142 Handle information in health and social care settings *
J/601/8576 The role of the health and social care worker *
K/502/3680 Service improvement in the health sector
K/601/5315 Understand the context of supporting individuals with learning disabilities
L/501/6737 The principles of Infection Prevention and Control *
L/601/5470 Introduction to personal development in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings *
M/505/1982 Understand loss and grief in end of life care (Adults)
R/501/3774 Planning and monitoring work
R/501/6738 Cleaning, Decontamination and Waste Management
R/601/5471 Introduction to equality and inclusion in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings *
Y/502/3674 Maintaining Quality Standards in the health sector
The cost of the course is £795.00+VAT. If you pay in full by credit or debit card you can take 10% off using code PIF10 or calling 01472 240112. Interest free payment plans are availble with no credit checks.
This is a competency based qualification and evidence is gathered by the learner as they undertake their normal work role. This will form the basis for their portfolio. The evidence must reflect policies and procedures of the work place as stated by current government legislation.
During the course of the qualification the candidate should ideally work with at least two service users.
A range of assessment methods will be used by the assessor including examining work products and expert witness testimonies.
Knowledge based units will be assessed using a range of methods including reflective accounts, projects, assignments, assessor questions and professional discussions.
Learners will have full access to assessor support via telephone, email, instant messenger and web links.
This NVQ health and social care qualification is usually completed within 4 months. You will have full uncapped support for 12 months.
There is no set entry requirement for this qualification. However, the qualification is only available to candidates 18 years and older. The course is available internationally.
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 .
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