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Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care CG Certificate Level 2

Level 2: GCSE and Equivalent
Cornwall College Saltash
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About the course

This qualification is aimed at anyone interested in or starting out in a career in adult social care in England. It forms part of the Apprenticeship framework.

It is suitable if you are considering, or starting out, in a career in Adult Social Care, and need to develop basic knowledge.  

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements but all learners will undertake inital assessment and interview at the College

What will I do on the course?

This qualification comprises 9 mandatory units including:

  • Communication
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion
  • Personal development
  • Role of the social care worker
  • Handling information
  • Health and safety
  • Safeguarding
  • Duty of care
  • Person centred approaches

To achieve the Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (QCF) candidates will need to complete 20 credits from 9 mandatory units  

College sessions provide underpinning knowledge and assessment is by assignment.

What can I do after the course?

Progression onto Health and Social Care Diploma level 2.

Additional Information

Funding support may be available.

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