Course Information

What does the course involve?

Unit 1: Principles for implementing duty of care in health, social care or children's and young people's settings

Unit 2: Promote equality and inclusion in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings

Unit 3: Promote communication in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings

Unit 4: Engage in personal development in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings

Unit 5: The role of the health and social care worker

Unit 6: Promote good practice in handling information in health and social care settings

Unit 7: Understand Sensory Loss

Unit 8: Understand the process and experience of dementia

Unit 9: Support individuals to access and use services and facilities

Unit 10: Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care

Unit 11: Provide support to maintain and develop skills for everyday life

Unit 12: Facilitate learning and development activities to meet individual needs and preferences

Unit 13: Promote person centred approaches in health and social care

Unit 14: Promote and implement health and safety in health and social care

Unit 15: Facilitate person centred assessment, planning, implementation and review

Unit 16: Support Individuals With Specific Communication Needs 

Entry Requirements

  • 19+
  • Self funding / Advanced Learner Loan

What are the assessment methods?

Online question and answer

How long is the course?

1 Year

What are the College attendance requirements?

None – Distance Learning

Are there any additional costs for the course?

Course Fee - £2,882.00

What are the progression options?

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress into employment in a social care role such as senior care support workers in residential settings, supported living or day services or community based senior support or care workers.

Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services (England) (QCF)

Awarding Body

IOA

Further Information