Principles of Care Planning Level 2 Certificate – Online/Distance Learning

Adult Skills & Training

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Course introduction

Care workers play a key role in ensuring their residents/patients are looked after using a friendly and caring approach.

Importantly, these professionals can relate to people from a variety of backgrounds and ensure a reasonable quality of life.

Following an investigation, the Care Quality Commission revealed that 424 out of 1,357 services in England are rated ‘inadequate’.

As a result, the need for high-quality care workers has never been greater.

Course structure

You will study the following units:

  • Understanding person-centred thinking and planning
  • Care planning for the care worker
  • Understanding nutrition and hydration in health and social care settings
  • Principles of supporting an individual to maintain personal hygiene
  • Understanding continence care
  • Principles of supporting sleep

Information & support

As a learner you will:

  • Engage with the programme for 18 weeks.
  • Achieve a nationally-recognised Level 2 qualification.
  • Demonstrate your competency to employers.
  • Further your personal and professional development.
  • Learn without the need to attend college.
  • Understand the principles and practice of person-centred thinking, planning and reviews.

Course fees & Duration

This course is fully funded for those who are 19+ and a UK/EU resident. 

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