Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care

Course Level: Level 3

Delivery: Apprenticeship & Learner Loan

Study mode: Full Time

Timescale: 13 – 16 Months

Course overview:

This qualification is supported by Skills for Care & designed for learners working as leaders in both the adult care and healthcare workforce in England. It assesses both knowledge and competence that can be applied across the health and care sectors.

This qualification is delivered in the workplace by one of our fully qualified & experienced tutors. Knowledge and competency is assessed through completion of an online portfolio of evidence.

Funding is available for these courses through a range of government funding options including apprenticeships and learner loans.

Mandatory Modules: 

  • Promote communication
  • Personal development
  • Equality and inclusion
  • Promote duty of care
  • Promote safeguarding and protection
  • Effective handling information
  • Person centred approach
  • Health, safety & wellbeing
  • Responsibilities of a care worker

Optional Modules Including:

  • Causes and spread of infection
  • Dementia awareness
  • Promoting nutrition and hydration
  • Administer medication to individuals
  • Undertake agreed pressure area care
  • Understand mental wellbeing

This Qualification Is Suitable For:

  • Lead care assistants
  • Lead healthcare assistants Lead Support workers Lead adult care workers
  • Lead personal assistants employed directly by the individual they support or their families

Progression Opportunities:

On successful completion, learners may wish to continue their development with one of the following qualifications:

  • Level 4 Diploma in Care (RQF)
  • Level 5 Diploma in leadership for H&SC and children and young people services (RQF)

How to enrol:

Call: 01782 646346