The purpose of this qualification is to increase learners’ awareness and understanding of falls and their prevention which will allow them to progress into, or within, employment in healthcare or social care settings.
Who is it for?
This qualification is aimed at anyone working in a healthcare or social care environment, particularly those that support, or have contact with, older people who have an increased propensity to falls.
On successful completion of this course, you will receive an NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children & Young People’s Mental Health.
This course is delivered over a number of months via distance learning.
What will I learn?
- Falls in context
- Understand the risk factors and causes of falls
- Falls assessment and prevention
- Managing falls
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.