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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
  • Mode: Part Time
  • Campus: Weybridge
  • 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
    HE Fee  | £0
    Full Cost  | £800

    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.


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    Brooklands College Weybridge Campus

    Heath Road, Weybridge, Surrey KT13 8TT

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    Stanwell Road, Ashford TW15 3DU