This is a CACHE accredited course which is eligible for funding through the Workforce Development Fund.
What does the qualification cover?
This qualification will develop the knowledge and skills needed when assisting and moving people as part of their care and support plan in a variety of care settings. It includes techniques, aids and equipment available, health and safety, and the importance of recording and reporting.
Who is it suitable for?
All those who will be assisting and moving children, young people or adults in a wide range of care and NHS settings.
What are the entry requirements?
Learners must be 16+ years old.
What are the start dates?
This course can be started at any point of the year and sessions will be arranged with the learner. If you are making a group booking, sessions to suit the learners can be arranged at their place of work.
How many credits are required to complete it?
The Certificate requires 14 credits.
How is it assessed?
It will be assessed by your tutor or assessor using a range of methods. This could include direct observation in the workplace, a portfolio of evidence, written assignments or a task.
Do you need to be working to take the qualification?
Yes, you will need to be working, volunteering or on practical placement as you need to show competence in both knowledge and skills.
How long does it take to complete?
You can usually complete it in 6 months.
What related qualifications can you progress to?
Other Level 2 or 3 Health and Social Care qualifications.
Funding for our qualifications
Find out more about funding for this and other qualifications here.
What is the cost of this qualification?
This qualification costs £210. If you are an adult social care agency you may be able to claim back the full cost of this course through the Workforce Development Fund.
Which type of job roles can you apply for on completion?
This qualification does not qualify you to work in a health and social care setting but will support you in your current job role or future job roles.
How do I book this course?
You can book this course online on this page, for group bookings or more information you can call us on 03330143519.