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Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Social Care Certificate Level 2 QCF

Level 2 / NCFE / PI131

Students can expect to enhance their knowledge and understanding of the key principles of dignity, duty of care and safeguarding as applied to adult health and social care.

This course is a QCF qualification, and has now replaced the old NVQ qualification.


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WAS £456.00

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course duration: 145 hrs

study type: paper

Course Description

This programme strives to equip learners with an in depth understanding of how to understand dignity and safeguarding in adult social care. This is the ideal programme for individuals who work or are intending to work with vulnerable adults in the health and social care sectors, in a range of settings, such as hospitals, hospices, domiciliary care, or nursing homes.

This course strives to equip learners with a better understanding of how they can work to uphold these key principles. Students will investigate the key principles of dignity, duty of care and safeguarding as applied to adult health and social care. You will have the opportunity to examine the dilemmas that can arise and the consequences when these principles are not upheld.

For many, distance learning is an increasingly popular method of study. Distance learning provides individuals with the opportunity to study in the comfort of their own home or at work. Students have the chance to learn in a way that is flexible and fits in around your busy lifestyle.

Qualification Title: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care (QCF)
Qualification Number: 601/3119/6
Total Credits: 16

Units

Unit 1: Understanding Safeguarding in adult health and social care (3 credits)
Unit 2: Principles of dignity in adult health and social care practice (5 credits)
Unit 3: Understand duty of care in adult health and social care (5 credits)
Unit 4: Understand dilemmas and public concerns in adult health and social care (3 credits)

Total: 16 Credits

Previous Knowledge

There is no previous learning knowledge or experience needed to enrol on to this programme. This makes our Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Social Care course easily accessible to anyone who would like to learn more about this subject area.

Assessment

To successfully complete this programme, learners will be required to study four mandatory units, all of which will explore a different aspect of this subject area. Students are required to demonstrate their achievement of all learning outcomes and assessment criteria of the units specified.

All units in this qualification are available for credit transfer.

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Level 2 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.

NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.d.

Support

Students will be assigned a personal tutor who will be on hand to answer any questions you may have throughout the duration of your studies. You will have access to 12 months tutor support via mail and email.

course description

Course Description

This programme strives to equip learners with an in depth understanding of how to understand dignity and safeguarding in adult social care. This is the ideal programme for individuals who work or are intending to work with vulnerable adults in the health and social care sectors, in a range of settings, such as hospitals, hospices, domiciliary care, or nursing homes.

This course strives to equip learners with a better understanding of how they can work to uphold these key principles. Students will investigate the key principles of dignity, duty of care and safeguarding as applied to adult health and social care. You will have the opportunity to examine the dilemmas that can arise and the consequences when these principles are not upheld.

For many, distance learning is an increasingly popular method of study. Distance learning provides individuals with the opportunity to study in the comfort of their own home or at work. Students have the chance to learn in a way that is flexible and fits in around your busy lifestyle.

Qualification Title: NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care (QCF)
Qualification Number: 601/3119/6
Total Credits: 16

previous knowledge required

Previous Knowledge

There is no previous learning knowledge or experience needed to enrol on to this programme. This makes our Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Social Care course easily accessible to anyone who would like to learn more about this subject area.

assessment

Assessment

To successfully complete this programme, learners will be required to study four mandatory units, all of which will explore a different aspect of this subject area. Students are required to demonstrate their achievement of all learning outcomes and assessment criteria of the units specified.

All units in this qualification are available for credit transfer.

support

Support

Students will be assigned a personal tutor who will be on hand to answer any questions you may have throughout the duration of your studies. You will have access to 12 months tutor support via mail and email.

modules

Units

Unit 1: Understanding Safeguarding in adult health and social care (3 credits)
Unit 2: Principles of dignity in adult health and social care practice (5 credits)
Unit 3: Understand duty of care in adult health and social care (5 credits)
Unit 4: Understand dilemmas and public concerns in adult health and social care (3 credits)

Total: 16 Credits

awarding organisation

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Level 2 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.

NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.d.