NCFE CACHE L1 Award in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (Care Academy SBWA)

1. Qualification details

Qualification name Award in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
Qualification level Level 1
Awarding organisation NCFE
Course webpage
Course type Part time
Course start date 17 June 2020
Additional price description TBA
Funding information Advanced Learner Loans available
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours
Support facilities Facilities/support for students with physical disabilities (on site)|Facilities/support for students with learning difficulties (on site)|Guidance and advice service (on site)

2. Course description

Learners who are interested in or are new to working in adult social care will find this a good starting point to gain knowledge and skills whilst still looking for or are new to working in the sector. Students must complete 5 mandatory units ; introduction to the adult social care sector / introduction to the values and principles of adult social care / awareness of the skills and attitudes needed to work in adult social care / awareness of communication in adult social care / awareness of the role and responsibilities of the adult social care worker.

3. Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for the Level 2 course yet there may be the need to sit a BKSB screening test to show what Maths and English levels you are currently working at. A tutor will discuss with you your options after this screening.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

The course entails the production of a portfolio of evidence to show your newly developed skills. There are various methods of assessment such as presentations / essays / individual reasearch and homework.

6. Venue

Name Redcar & Cleveland College
Address Corporation Road
TS10 1EZ
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Phone 01642 473132

7. Other dates and venues

Venue Start date Options
No other date or venue available