Adult Care Diploma Level 3

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    18 Months

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The Level 3 Adult Care Diploma is aimed at those who are working with adults across all social care settings.

The qualification allows you to develop detailed knowledge, skills and understanding within a relevant field and is aimed at staff that is in a position of responsibilities. It demonstrates team leading and specialist technical skills with competence in communication, problem solving and applied teamwork.

Entry Qualifications

There are no formal entry qualifications for the Adult Care Diploma, although you must be employed within a health and Social care setting such as: residential homes, home support area, day services, and hospital settings.

The Adult Care Diploma will take you 12-18 months to complete, and is accomplished in the workplace.

Fees may vary depending on personal circumstances, please enquire for further information.

Aged 19+?
If you are aged 19 years or over on the 1st day of your course, you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with your College fees. If you progress to employment you won't have to pay anything back until you’re earning £21,000 per year. Your household income isn't taken into account and there's no credit check. Your eligibility depends on your course, nationality, and age. To find out more contact the College Information Line on 01205 313218

Please note that all fees are subject to change.

You will attend monthly meetings with your assessor and have observations within your work practice to demonstrate consistency within your work.

Your assessor is occupational competent and will support and work with you throughout the qualification period.

Successful completion of the Level 3 Adult Care Diploma can lead onto the Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Health and Social Care, Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Health and Social Care or a university Degree in nursing, social work, criminology and social policy.

How to Enquire.

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Alternatively for more information on this course, please call our Information Line on 01205 313218

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