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Level 2 NCFE Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Paper based learning and online assessment. This qualification provides an ideal taster for those who may be new to the sector or new to the world of work.

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Subject Area: Health & Social Care / Upskill / Distance Learning - Healthcare
Suitable for: Adults
Campus: Off Campus

About this course

The need for adult social care continues to rise at a time when the system supporting that care is rapidly and significantly changing. With around 1.5 million people working in adult social care in England, care workers need up-to-date support and guidance in order to provide adequate person-centred care.

Course Details

What will the course involve?


  • Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
  • Evidence your competency to employers
  • Learn how to handle hazardous substances and medication
  • Further your personal and professional development
  • Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college


What you will learn

  • Principles of Communication
  • Principles of Personal Development
  • Principles of Diversity, Equality and Inclusion
  • Principles of Safeguarding and Protection
  • Introduction to Duty of Care
  • Understand the Role of the Social Care Worker
  • Understand Person-Centred Approaches
  • Understand Health and Safety
  • Understand How to Handle Information


Entry Requirements

What qualifications will I need?


How much will the course cost?

16 - 19 | POA
Reduced Cost  | £30
Full Cost  | £724

For more information on the funding available. view our student finance page.

Additional Costs

There is a £35 fee for the paper based Learning pack.


Next Steps

Start dates

Reference Campus Duration Days Hours Start
AOL2ASCQ/232301 Weybridge 25 Weeks Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday - 02/01/2024
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