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Online course title, endorsement, level

Preparing To Work In Care (endorsed) Level 2

Guided Learning Hours (GLH)

20 hours

Average study time

5 hours 41 minutes
(this time does not in anyway suggest that you personally will complete the course in this time. Some individuals study faster then others so the study time differs from individual to individual.)

How to book this online course

if you are an individual candidate

OR contact us if you are an organisation and would like to open an account with us.

Fee per Course per Candidate

£100.00 + VAT (individual candidates may purchase this course in two instalments. Please contact us for information).
Inclusive: all modules, online training, unlimited trial assessments, 1 (one) final assessment for each module, certification from the external Awarding Organisation Training Qualifications UK, online and phone student support.

Course Modules

  1. Understanding Care And Its Delivery
  2. Equality, Diversity and Vulnerability
  3. Skills For Care
  4. Health And Safety In Care

Training and Assessment method

e-Learning, Online (exclusively over the Internet).
Multiple choice questions (instant results).

Evidence of achievement

At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a certificate of achievement by Training Qualifications UK.

This endorsed BYTSYZ online course is suitable for

Any individual who is wanting to:

  • Have a change in career and is considering care work
  • Develop enough knowledge to increase success with interviews for care jobs
  • Start a working career in care after full-time education

Course Description

This online course, that is endorsed by Training Qualifications UK, is designed for anyone who wants to learn the basics about being a carer. It will help individuals to understand what is involved in being a carer as well as providing introductory learning about work in the care sector.

The course explores:

  • What is care and how it is delivered
  • The various carer roles available across the care sector
  • The rules governing care delivery
  • The principles relating to equality, diversity, vulnerability and the protection of adults
  • Communication skills and the importance of confidentiality
  • The role of the care worker and the importance of team working
  • Basic principles of health and safety, manual handling and infection control

The course consists of four modules, which are:

  • Understanding Care and its Delivery
  • Equality, Diversity and Vulnerability
  • Skills for Care
  • Health and Safety

The course will equip anyone totally new to the role of the carer with enough:

  • Information to decide on its suitability as a career choice
  • Knowledge to greatly increase chances of being successful in gaining employment within the care sector

Course Objectives

  1. Explain what is meant by the term care and the role of the carer
  2. Explain the principles of care
  3. Explain the terms values, beliefs, diversity and equal opportunities and how they are promoted for all individuals
  4. Identify the issues linked to prejudice, stereotyping, adult vulnerability and protection
  5. Identify good communication skills and explain the importance of confidentiality
  6. Define the role of the care worker in being dependable and maintaining professional relationships
  7. Explain the basic principles relating to health and safety and manual handling
  8. Explain the basic principles relating to infection control

Customer reviews about online course Award in Preparing To Work In Care (endorsed) Level 2 ...

JANET from Stoke On Trent (14-02-2014)
I chose this Preparing To Work In Care (accredited) Level 2 online course because it is a long time since I was in the industry. So I used it as a refresher course. I found it simple to use, full of useful information and in easy to understand chunks. I would certainly recommend it.

TAIWO from Dartford (06-05-2011)
A very straightforward Preparing To Work In Care (accredited) Level 2 online course, easygoing way of learning.
If your an introvert like me, you will really enjoy e-learning.

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