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Health and Social Care Level 2

Anyone starting work in the health or social care sectors should complete this qualification, including health care assistants, assistant practitioners, care support workers, adult social care workers providing direct care in residential and nursing homes and hospices and home care workers. The qualification covers the 15 key disciplines required for working in the social care sectors and can be completed as one qualification or a combination of relevant modules.

Apprenticeship Content

  • Understand your Role
  • Your Personal Development
  • Duty of Care
  • Equality and Diversity
  • Work in a Person-Centred Way
  • Communication
  • Privacy and Dignity
  • Fluids and Nutrition
  • Mental Health, Dementia and Learning Disability
  • Safeguarding Adults
  • Safeguarding Children
  • Basic Life Support
  • Health and Safety
  • Handling Information
  • Infection Prevention and Control

Benefits for Learners

The course aims to allow employers to be able to demonstrate employees knowledge based competencies within the care sector and allow individuals looking to enter the sector to evidence their knowledge levels when seeking employment.

Benefits for Employers

  • Identifies and resolves individuals training needs
  • Provide a better service to customers
  • Improve company performance and profitability
  • Increased employee’s motivation and satisfaction
  • Staff that are recognised as customer service professionals
Costs: On Request
Duration: 12 - 18 Months
Delivery Method: Classroom 

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