This online course will enable you to gain additional skills and a qualification whilst working. You will have access to specialist support from dedicated tutors throughout the programme.
This programme consists of four units: Unit 1: Understanding safeguarding in adult health and social care. You will look at recognising abuse and harm and responding to possible cases occurring within a health and social care setting. Unit 2: Principles of dignity in adult health and social care practices. You will focus on dignity, self-worth and well-being, and how they can be promoted through health and social care practice. You will consider how the individual patient is impacted by health and social care services and how the principle of dignity can be applied. Unit 3: Understanding duty of care in adult health and social care. This unit explores the meaning of duty of care, along with how it influences health and social care practice. Learners will develop knowledge on the dilemmas and conflicts relating to duty of care and the support and advice available. Unit 4: Understand dilemmas and public concerns in adult health and social care. You will develop an understanding of the various dilemmas that can occur in adult health and social care.
Learners can choose to work either with online assessments or via printed workbooks.
Please note that an administration charge of £100 will be charged if learners do not complete the course within the allocated 16 weeks.