CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care - RQF

Open Study College
Course summary
599 GBP
Online courses
Professional Training

Course description

Unit 1 - Principles of communication in adult social care settings

(L/602/2905, Unit Level 2; GLH; 17 Hours; Credits: 2)

  • Communication
  • Individual’s reactions
  • Individual’s preferences
  • Communication methods
  • Barriers to communication
  • Support services
  • Confidentiall

Unit 2 - Principles of personal development in adult social care settings

(L/602/3035, Unit Level 2; GLH; 17 hours; Credits: 2)

  • Standards
  • Reflecting on work activities
  • Personal attitudes and beliefs
  • Learning activities
  • Reflecting on a situations
  • Feedback
  • The personal development plan
  • Sources of support

Unit 3 - Principles of diversity, equality and inclusion in adult social care settings

(H/602/3039, Unit Level 2; GLH; 18 hours; Credits 2)

  • Diversity
  • Equality
  • Inclusion
  • Discrimination
  • Direct and indirect
  • Legislation and codes
  • Interacting with individuals
  • Sources of support

Unit 4 - Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care

(A/601/8574, Unit Level 2; GLH; 26 hours; Credits 3)

  • Physical abuse
  • Sexual abuse
  • Emotional/psychological abuse
  • Financial abuse
  • Institutional abuse
  • Self-neglect
  • Neglect by others
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Factors for vulnerability
  • Actions to take
  • Policies and local systems
  • Safeguarding
  • Person-centred values
  • Active participation
  • Unsafe practices

Unit 5 - Introduction to duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings

(H/601/5474, Unit Level 2; GLH 9 hours; Credits 1)

  • Duty of care
  • Additional support
  • Complaints
  • Procedures

Unit 6 - Understand the role of the social care worker

(A/602/3113, Unit Level 2; GLH 9 hours; Credits 1)

  • Working relationships
  • Personal relationships
  • Agreed ways of working
  • Improving partnership working
  • Resolving conflicts
  • Partnership working

Unit 7 - Understand person-centred approaches in adult social care settings

(J/602/3180, Unit Level 2; GLH 34 hours; Credits 4)

  • Person-centred values
  • Needs of an individual
  • Planning care and support
  • Consent
  • Participation
  • Reducing barriers
  • Active participation
  • Informed choices
  • Risk-taking
  • Supporting individuals
  • Individual identity
  • Self-esteem
  • Well-being

Unit 8 - Understand health and safety in social care settings

(R/602/3179, Unit Level 2; GKH; 40 hours; Credits 4)

  • Legislation
  • Policies and procedures
  • Social care workers
  • Employers and managers
  • Individuals
  • Hazard and risk
  • Safety risk assessment
  • Types of accidents
  • Procedures
  • Infections
  • Health and hygiene
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Safe moving and handling
  • Care plan
  • Storing hazardous substances
  • Using hazardous substances
  • Disposing of hazardous substances
  • Social care settings
  • Stress
  • Medication
  • Food safety

Unit 9- Understand how to handle information in social care settings

(Y/602/3118, Unit Level 2; GLH; 9 hours; Credits 1)

  • Legislation
  • Secure systems
  • Handling information
  • Concerns

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