The Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care is an occupational qualification for learners who work in Adult Care Settings. Workers who have key responsibilities roles such as:
- Lead Adult Care Worker
- Lead Personal Assistant
- Key Worker
- Domiciliary Care Worker
- Senior Care Assistant
- Support Worker
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This qualification allows candidates to learn, develop and demonstrate the skills and knowledge required for employment and/or career progression in Adult Care within a role which has some autonomy, delegated responsibility or where there may be a need for supervision of others.
The content of the mandatory units covers person centred approaches, communication, personal development, equality and inclusion, handling information, duty of care, responsibilities of the role, safeguarding, and, health, safety and wellbeing. There are also optional units to tailor-made your qualification to your individual role. This is supported with monthly workshops in Camborne and St Austell campus. Also you are allocated an Assessor to support you throughout the qualification.
Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care or working in a senior level.
You would be expected to attend monthly workshops either at Camborne or St Austell campus. This is to ensure you have the underpinning knowledge for the course.
Learners can progress to the City & Guilds Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management in Adult Care or Level 5 Assistant Practitioner in Healthcare.
*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.