programme is designed for people who wish to gain an understanding of principles and practice of Care Working.
Gain a recognised qualification and prove your skills.
Fully Accredited Course!!
There are no previous skills or qualifications required to register for this course.
To develop the student’s knowledge and understanding of the role and skills of caring.
To explain the role of government and other agencies in providing and funding care.
To create an understanding of the health and safety aspects of care.
To create and understanding of the principles of equality in providing care.
To develop basic caring skills
This course consists of the following seven modules. Assignments are submitted throughout.
· The Role of the Care Worker within the Care Team
· Valuing People’s Equality, Diversity and Rights
· Health, Safety and Security
· Effective Communication
· Understanding and Dealing with Abuse and Neglect
· Basic Care Skills
· Providing Support for Individuals
What qualification is awarded upon completion?
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a level 2 NCFE Award certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland
How long will this course take to complete and do I have to complete within a certain time?
Students can register for this course at any time. Average completion time is approximately 70 hours overall. All students registered for this course have one year to complete from the date of registration.
What if I need to ask a question relating to my course?
All students registered for this course will be assigned a personal tutor whom they may contact during working hours. Details of who your tutor is and how to contact them will be in your study pack.
How is my Coursework assessed?
All assignments will be submitted to your personal tutor on a regular basis as you progress through your course. A report along with any relevant comments will be returned to you.
Will I be required to sit an exam?
This course is completed using continual assessment. Allowing your tutor to closely monitor your progress. Therefore no examination is required.