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Description

This qualification provides an ideal taster for those who may be new to the sector or new to the world of work. It is accessible to users of all ages who may want to understand more about working in health and social care. It aims to introduce some basic concepts of caring and preparation for employment in the sector.

 

The qualification covers the areas of communication, equality, diversity and inclusion, personal development, role of the social care worker, handling information, health and safety, safeguarding, duty of care and person-centred approaches.

 

This content is designed for anyone who wants to learn the basics about being a Carer. It will help individuals to understand all that is involved in being a Carer, as well as providing an introduction to the knowledge and learning required for work in the care sector. It is a must have for anyone taking the adult Intermediate Health and Social Care apprenticeship.

 

Learning Outcomes:

Understanding Care and Its Delivery

  • Explain what is meant by the term care and the role of the carer
  • Explain the principles of care
  • Equality, Diversity and Vulnerability
  • Explain the terms values, beliefs, diversity and equal opportunities and how they are promoted for all individuals
  • Identify the issues linked to prejudice, stereotyping, adult vulnerability and protection

 

Skills for Care

  • Identify good communication skills and explain the importance of confidentiality
  • Define the role of the care worker in being dependable and maintaining professional relationships

 

Health & Safety in Care

  • Explain the basic principles relating to health and safety and manual handling
  • Explain the basic principles relating to infection control

 

Accreditation and Exam

This course comes complete with a multiple-choice exam and a nationally recognised CPD Certificate.

 

Multiple Choice Assessment

  • Once you have completed the learning you will participate in a multiple-choice assessment, A pass mark of 75% is required.
  • The online test is marked automatically, receiving an instant grade.
  • Pass guarantee.

 

Nationally Recognised Certification

  • All our courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
  • Once you have completed your assessment you will be awarded a free accredited certificate in PDF format.

 

What Are The Benefits of CPD

  • Gain new skills!
  • Improve employment opportunities!
  • Up to date with your job requirements
  • Enhance your CV!

 

Course Features

 

Course Format

User-friendly, interactive online training with downloadable documentation. You can access your course from any desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile device.

Course Duration

Course take between 1 and 3 hours to complete, You will be given 12 months access to the training.

Support

Our dedicated customer service means we are with you every step of the way. Throughout the course, you will enjoy unlimited support.

Assessment

At the end of the course, there is an online multiple-choice assessment, with instant grading.

Languages

All our courses are available in 100, s of languages.

 

XO Student Card

All students enrolled on this course are entitled to apply for an XO student discount card.

 

Who is this course for

Workers in all workplaces and industries are required to take training to ensure that they keep themselves, and those they work with, safe and compliant.

This course is designed for workers of all abilities and in all environments, including those who work in Healthcare, Social Care, Food Hygiene, Health & Safety and Human Resources. It covers the common aspects that are present in all of these environments.

Preparing To Work In Care Level 2

£19.99Price
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