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Health Care Diploma

Level 3 / ABC Awards / PI224

The Health Care Diploma has been designed to give an opportunity for those working in a Care environment to build on their skills to and progress in Health and Social Care.

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WAS £340.00

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course duration: 200 hrs

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Course Description

This Health Care Diploma has been designed to give an opportunity for those working in a Care environment to build on their skills to progress in Health and Social Care. Working in the care sector, you have responsibilities to provide a service to your clients and to respond safely and effectively to their needs.

This programme will help you to develop the skills needed to do this and achieve a qualification that recognises your achievement. This Health Care Diploma is concerned with your role, as a care worker, in identifying ways of communicating on difficult, complex and sensitive issues, in a variety of settings and situations. Also explored are ways the care worker can support others to communicate and update records and reports.

The Diploma is also concerned with concerned with how you promote, monitor and maintain security in the work environment. You are required to provide evidence of how you keep yourself, individuals and others for whom you are responsible safe and secure and minimise risks arising from incidents and emergencies (including health emergencies). You will also examine and analyse methods of reflecting on and developing your practice. Updating your knowledge and taking action to enhance your practice are vital to meeting the changing needs of individuals in your care, and the demands of a rapidly advancing health care system.

Modules

  • Module 1: Promote effective communication for and about individuals
  • Module 2: Promote, monitor and maintain health, safety and security in the work environment
  • Module 3: Promote choice, well-being and the protection of all individuals
  • Module 4: Contribute to care planning and review
  • Module 5: Support individuals to access and use services and facilities
  • Module 6: Identify the individual at risk of skin breakdown and undertake the appropriate risk assessment
  • Module 7: Administer medication to individuals
  • Module 8: Support individuals through the process of dying

Previous Knowledge

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about working in the Health Care sector and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with full tutor support.

Assessment

Completing a series of tutor marked assignments will lead you to the highly acclaimed Diploma in Health Care.

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government for their qualifications on the national framework i.e. the Qualifications and Curriculum Framework (QCF). It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of examination and assessment expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Support

You will receive the course manual, assignments and study guide plus tutor support by mail and email. Our student support team are also available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that 12 month unlimited support is available for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.

course description

Course Description

This Health Care Diploma has been designed to give an opportunity for those working in a Care environment to build on their skills to progress in Health and Social Care. Working in the care sector, you have responsibilities to provide a service to your clients and to respond safely and effectively to their needs.

This programme will help you to develop the skills needed to do this and achieve a qualification that recognises your achievement. This Health Care Diploma is concerned with your role, as a care worker, in identifying ways of communicating on difficult, complex and sensitive issues, in a variety of settings and situations. Also explored are ways the care worker can support others to communicate and update records and reports.

The Diploma is also concerned with concerned with how you promote, monitor and maintain security in the work environment. You are required to provide evidence of how you keep yourself, individuals and others for whom you are responsible safe and secure and minimise risks arising from incidents and emergencies (including health emergencies). You will also examine and analyse methods of reflecting on and developing your practice. Updating your knowledge and taking action to enhance your practice are vital to meeting the changing needs of individuals in your care, and the demands of a rapidly advancing health care system.

previous knowledge required

Previous Knowledge

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about working in the Health Care sector and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with full tutor support.

assessment

Assessment

Completing a series of tutor marked assignments will lead you to the highly acclaimed Diploma in Health Care.

support

Support

You will receive the course manual, assignments and study guide plus tutor support by mail and email. Our student support team are also available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that 12 month unlimited support is available for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.

modules

Modules

  • Module 1: Promote effective communication for and about individuals
  • Module 2: Promote, monitor and maintain health, safety and security in the work environment
  • Module 3: Promote choice, well-being and the protection of all individuals
  • Module 4: Contribute to care planning and review
  • Module 5: Support individuals to access and use services and facilities
  • Module 6: Identify the individual at risk of skin breakdown and undertake the appropriate risk assessment
  • Module 7: Administer medication to individuals
  • Module 8: Support individuals through the process of dying
awarding organisation

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government for their qualifications on the national framework i.e. the Qualifications and Curriculum Framework (QCF). It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of examination and assessment expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.