Principles of Care Planning Certificate Level 2

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    Part Time

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    Seven Months

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The Level 2 Principles of Care Planning Certificate aims to develop learners’ knowledge and understanding in the following areas:

  • The principles and processes of person-centred thinking, planning and review
  • How to work with individuals to carry out activities specified in their care or support plan, including person-centred assessment, planning, implementation and review
  • The promotion of health and well-being through nutrition and hydration
  • Supporting individuals to maintain personal hygiene
  • Supporting individuals to manage continence and the use of continence equipment
  • Supporting individuals with sleep

You will have 1-1 support from an assessor within the health and social care department. Your assessor is occupational competent and will support and work with you throughout the qualification period.

Please note - Learners studying a Health and Social Care course need to meet current Government legal requirements relating to COVID-19 vaccination status when working in the health and social care sector. This means learners must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, this includes being double vaccinated and having received a booster. Learners need to meet this legal requirement to be able to attend placement, without attending placement learners cannot complete their qualifications.

If you think you may be medically exempt from the COVID-19 mandatory vaccination. Learners will need to provide evidence of an NHS Covid pass medical exemption. There is further guidance on how to apply for a medical exemption and prove you are unable to get vaccinated on the government website.

What will I do?

To be awarded the Level 2 Principles of Care Planning Certificate, you must successfully complete 6 mandatory units, these are:

  • Unit 01 Understanding person-centred thinking and planning
  • Unit 02 Care planning for the care worker
  • Unit 03 Understanding nutrition and hydration in health and social care settings
  • Unit 04 Principles of supporting an individual to maintain personal hygiene
  • Unit 05 Understanding continence care
  • Unit 06 Principles of supporting sleep

There are no formal entry qualifications for the Level 2 Principles of Care Planning Certificate.

This course will take you seven months to complete.

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

If you do not qualify for funding this course will cost you £406.

Please note that all fees are subject to change.

This course is assessor led. You will be assessed by a qualified assessor on a monthly basis throughout the duration of the course

Completion of this qualification could lead onto the Level 2 Care Diploma.

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You can download our course guide