This qualification develops the knowledge and skills needed when working in an adult care worker role in care settings. It covers a wide range of areas including supporting individuals with their physical and emotional care, daily living needs and health and social care procedures.
This qualification also aligns to the Apprenticeship Standard for Lead Adult Care Worker. It is suitable for all those who wish to work or are working in a lead adult care worker role with adults in health and social care settings.
There are no entry qualifications, however Learners should be at least 16 years old to undertake this qualification. Learners will need to be working, volunteering or on practical placement as they will need to show competence in both knowledge and skills.
Method of Assessment
The qualification will be assessed using a range of methods. This could include direct observation in the workplace, a portfolio of evidence, written assignments or a task.
Level 2 Diploma in Adult Care