The Highfield Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (RQF) qualification is designed for those learners who are working in or aspire to work in adult care in England. It is not part of an Apprenticeship Standard.
Learners gaining this qualification will be introduced to core knowledge only in the following areas; communication, equality, diversity and inclusion, personal development, the role of the social care worker, handling information, health and safety, safeguarding, duty of care and person centred approaches in adult care.
This qualification requires 179 guided learning hours.
This qualification is suitable for learners aged 19+ for delivery in England and Northern Ireland.
This qualification is assessed through completion of a portfolio of evidence which will be assessed and internally quality assured by the centre.
To achieve the certificate you will complete a portfolio of work which will be internally assessed and verified, with our trainers guiding you through the whole process.
The Highfield Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (RQF) is a 16-credit qualification that consists of nine mandatory units. These units cover the theory required to undertake job roles within the adult social care sector.
Understand how to handle information in social care settings
Individuals achieving this qualification can choose to progress onto the Highfield Level 2 Diploma in Care (RQF) or the Highfield Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (RQF).
By attending this course you will gain valuable skills and demonstrate to prospective employers that you are committed to working in this important sector of the economy.