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L2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Course Title:

L2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Course Number:

LRKV A90336

Venue:

Village Learning Centre

Learning Area:

Health, Care

Level:

Level 2

Tutor(s):

Sarah Smithurst

Start Date:

10 April 2018

End Date:

05 July 2018

Session Time(s):

Tuesday between 10:00 and 12:00
Tuesday between 12:30 and 15:00
Thursday between 10:00 and 12:00
Thursday between 12:30 and 15:00

Total Sessions:

48

Total Hours:

108

Class Size:

Between 8 and 10 learners.

:

NOTE: This course has already finished.

Course Information

What will I be learning?

On this course you will learn about:

  • The role of the social care worker
  • Person-centred approaches
  • Health and safety
  • Sensitive handling of information
  • Principles of communication
  • Duty of care
  • Diversity equality and inclusion
  • Safeguarding and Protection

Does the course lead to a qualification?

  • Yes, on successfully completing the course learners will achieve the NCFE CACHE Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Who is the course for?

This course is for anyone who is thinking about working in the adult social care sector

What do I need to bring?

You will need to bring a pen, paper  and folder

Are there any additional costs?

Exam fee £64

How will I know how I am progressing during the course?

You will receive regular individual feedback from your tutor.

Can I have help in the class?

Learner Support

If you need support to learn, for example, a communicator, large print, personal care, specific equipment, or extra time, let us know.  We will work with you to identify what you need and how we can best support you.

Learner Support Fund

If you are struggling to pay your exam fees or have a disability and need help to pay for transport to the course, we may be able to help you.   Ask the centre staff or your tutor for more information and an application form.  We have a small fund available to help learners who are experiencing genuine hardship. You are advised to apply as soon as you can.

How is this course supported by DerbyLearn?

DerbyLearn is a learning platform that supports and complements most classes.  To find out more, please go to www.derbylearn.net and sign up, it's free and well worth a look!

Progression within DALS and with local providers

We have lots of courses planned to ensure you have a variety of progression routes.  If you are interested in another course, please ask for more information or telephone our helpline on Derby (01332) 717900 or enquiries@derbyals.org

On completion of this course, you could progress to:

  • Level 3 Certificate/Diploma in Health and Social Care

Health and Wellbeing

The slogan you see on our brochures and leaflets is:

meet enjoy learn achieve

This is because we believe that taking part in adult and community learning can open the door to new friendships, give you something enjoyable and worthwhile to do with your time, enable you to learn something new and give you a sense of achievement. That's got to make you feel good!

 

Venue Information

Village Learning Centre

Address:

Browning Street, Derby, DE23 8DN

Parking:

Ample Car Parking
Ample Cycle Parking

Security:

CCTV

Disability Support:

Disabled Access to Ground Floor only
Disabled Toilets
Disabled Parking available
Loop System

Refreshments:

Limited Facilities
Drinks Machine

Crèche:

Crèche Unavailable

Directions:

From the city centre, take A5250 road (Burton Rd),go along to the main crossroads with A5111 (Ring Road), turn left on A5111 Warwick Ave, take 2nd exit (straight over) at roundabout, continue and then take 1st right onto Village St and then we are on the left hand side next to Village Primary School. 01332 711371

Bus Routes:

Arriva No. 5, 5A

Enrolment Information

In Person

If you would like more information about this course or wish to enrol, please contact via:

Enrolment Centre:

Village Learning Centre

Opening Times:

Address:

Browning Street, Derby, DE23 8DN   Find Us

Telephone No:

01332 711371

Email:

enquiries@derbyals.org

By Email

Send your enrolment enquiry to enquiries@derbyals.org.

By Phone

To pay by credit/debit card or for more information about this course, please contact us on 01332 717900.

Fees

Category A Fee:

£410.40

Category B Fee:

FREE

You can also see more information on Fees & Reductions.

Note: Please bring evidence of eligibility for fee reduction to the first class.


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