Course description

This qualification offers a starting point for deciding whether a career in the health and social care sector is right for you. It helps you to develop a basic knowledge of the adult social care sector, you will look at the type of job roles and services available. As well as a range of modules that will develop your knowledge. This course is suitable for anyone who is thinking about a career in  adult health and social care. 

Course content

You will cover:

  • Awareness of Communication in Adult Social Care
  • Introduction to the Values and Principles of Adult Social Care
  • Introduction to the Adult Social Care Sector
  • Awareness of the Role and Responsibilities of the Adult Social Care Worker
  • Awareness of the Skills and Attitudes Needed to Work in Adult Social Care

What can this course lead to?

The Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care.

The Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care.

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