Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

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LOCATION & START DATE
Cornwall College St Austell - as required
LEVEL
Level 1 Levels Explained
DURATION
12 weeks.
LEARNING AREA
Social Care & Health Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Distance Learning

Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Further Education Bursaries for Adults (19+)
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Woman visiting and elderly person at home showing their credentials This qualification develops a basic knowledge of the adult social care sector. It covers the type of job roles and services within it, the role of communication and the importance of valuing the individuals being cared for. It is suitable for anyone thinking about a career in adult health and social care.

LOCATION & START DATE
Cornwall College St Austell - as required
LEVEL
Level 1 Levels Explained
DURATION
12 weeks.
LEARNING AREA
Social Care & Health Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Distance Learning

What you will learn

Throughout the course you will cover the following topics: Introduction to adult social care, introduction to the values and principles of adult social care, Awareness of the skills and attributes needed to work in adult social care, Awareness of communication in adult social care and Awareness of the role and responsibilities of the adult social care worker.

Entry requirements

19+, Currently live in England, Resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years, L1 Literacy Initial Assessment, Computer access

Assessment

Online questions and answers with assessor support. Work at your own pace with an experienced assessor on hand to guide you in completing your course.

Progression

L2 Adult Care Worker, Range of online L2 courses within the Health and Social Care sector

Cornwall College St Austell

Cornwall College St Austell

Set at the top of St Austell, with incredible views over the bay, our campus boasts ground-breaking facilities and exceptional student spaces. The Keay Theatre area plays host to our famous Altitude Dance Academy and performing arts, while our award-winning student restaurant Cloisters is recognised as one of the best in the country. Brand new electric vehicle training labs set within our modern construction and engineering buildings showcase just some of the incredible opportunities for people in St Austell and beyond. There’s exciting plans ahead as well, so make sure Cornwall College St Austell is home to your #careercollege experience.

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Throughout the course you will cover the following topics: Introduction to adult social care, introduction to the values and principles of adult social care, Awareness of the skills and attributes needed to work in adult social care, Awareness of communication in adult social care and Awareness of the role and responsibilities of the adult social care worker.

19+, Currently live in England, Resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years, L1 Literacy Initial Assessment, Computer access

Online questions and answers with assessor support. Work at your own pace with an experienced assessor on hand to guide you in completing your course.

L2 Adult Care Worker, Range of online L2 courses within the Health and Social Care sector

Cornwall College St Austell

Cornwall College St Austell

Set at the top of St Austell, with incredible views over the bay, our campus boasts ground-breaking facilities and exceptional student spaces. The Keay Theatre area plays host to our famous Altitude Dance Academy and performing arts, while our award-winning student restaurant Cloisters is recognised as one of the best in the country. Brand new electric vehicle training labs set within our modern construction and engineering buildings showcase just some of the incredible opportunities for people in St Austell and beyond. There’s exciting plans ahead as well, so make sure Cornwall College St Austell is home to your #careercollege experience.

Visiting our St Austell campus?   View our visitor information


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  • Course type Adult
  • Level - Level 1
  • Location - Cornwall College St Austell
  • Start Date - As required
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Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

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