This qualification aims to give learners knowledge and understanding of the key principles of dignity, duty of care and safeguarding as applied to adult health and social care. Learners will investigate the principles and how they are applied in everyday work contexts. They will also have an opportunity to examine the dilemmas and consequences that can arise when these principles are not upheld.
Who is it for?
This qualification is designed primarily for individuals working with, or intending to work with vulnerable adults in the health and social care sectors.
On successful completion of this course, you will receive an NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health & Social Care.
This course is delivered over a number of months via distance learning.
What will I learn?
- Understand safeguarding in adult health and social care
- Principles of dignity in adult health and social care practice
- Understand duty of care in adult health and social care
- Understand dilemmas and public concerns in adult health and social care
You will be assessed by completion of a learning work-book supported by feedback from your tutor. The workbook contains reflective activities designed to reinforce your learning and test your knowledge