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C & G Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care

C & G Level 2 Diploma in Health  &  Social Care

Target Audience

The C & G Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care will suit you if you are a care worker or want to get your first care job.

Course Aims

This wide-ranging Diploma covers the skills and knowledge needed to care for others in a broad range of health or social care settings. It is flexible to suit all fields of health and social care. You can choose a pathway that suits your role - for example, working with people with a learning disability, people with dementia or children and young people. This is the main qualification required by the Care Council in Wales.

Course Objectives

You complete nine core units at level 2: - Introduction to communication in health, social care or children's and young people's settings - Introduction to personal development in health, social care or children's and young people's settings - Introduction to equality and inclusion in health, social care or children's and young people's settings - Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care - The role of the health and social care worker - Implement person-centred approaches in health and social care - Contribute to health and safety in health and social care - Handle information in health and social care settings - Introduction to duty of care in health, social care or children's and young people's settings If you're learning in Wales you will complete one more core unit: - Introductory awareness of sensory loss

Course Duration

These programmes are candidate led, but on average, a level 2 qualification takes up to 6 months. Work is assessed through performance at work – the assessor observes employees at work and assesses performance against the national standards. Evidence may also come from a witness, or a log or diary of individuals work. Questioning – either oral or written. Assessors will ask questions to ensure the necessary knowledge and understanding to carry out the various job activities.

Where can I study C&G Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care?

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All courses may be subject to change. Coleg Gwent reserves the right to withdraw courses should they no longer be deemed viable to run.

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