Call us on 0345 8728722

Principles of Care Planning


Type: Part Time

Subject: Distance Learning

Level: 2

Start Date: 31 August 2021

Fee: 0

What can this course lead to

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to the following:
• Level 2 and 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
• Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support Services
The objectives of this qualification are to help learners to prepare to enter or progress within employment in a variety of sectors and job roles where an understanding of care planning is required.

Course Length

Up to 16 weeks


Level 2

Who is it for

This qualification will help learners to understand their role in supporting the preferences and needs of individuals in relation to their care or support, the development and implementation of care plans and contributing to the review of these by observing, monitoring and reporting on the care activities they're responsible for.

What is covered

6 mandatory 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

Interview Skills Assessment

You will be assessed via a portfolio of evidence.

Enrol Online Print Details Any Questions?