Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Certificate
Type: Distance Learning
Subject: Distance Learning
Start Date: 03 July 2023
What will I need
You must be 19 or over to be able to apply for this course.
Entry is at the discretion of the Centre. However, learners should be aged at
least 16 to undertake the qualification.
There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this
qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they've already achieved
a Level 1 qualification.
For more information contact Jobsmart on:
Tel: 01733 863068
Up to 16 weeks
Who is it for
Anyone working towards a career in adult health and social care in a
supervised job role.
This qualification is suitable for learners aged 19 and
What is covered
This qualification provides an ideal taster for those who may be new to the
sector or new to the world of work. It is accessible to learners of all ages who
may want to understand more about working in health and social care. It aims to
introduce some basic concepts of caring and preparation for employment in the
The qualification covers the areas of communication, equality, diversity and
inclusion, personal development, role of the social care worker, handling
information, health and safety, safeguarding, duty of care and person–centred
It is a must have for anyone taking the adult Intermediate Health and Social
What can this course lead to
The Level 3 Diploma in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care or the Level
2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults).