Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care 600/0047/8
With Skills for Care reporting last year that there were around 165,000 unfilled vacancies, and with the sector forecast to require an additional 480,000 workers by 2035 – encouraging people and training them to pursue a career in the care sector is becoming a matter of increasing urgency.
The Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (600/0047/8) is an ideal qualification for anyone considering a career in adult social care, as it provides a broad range of the skills and knowledge required by those who may be new to the sector or new to the world of work. It arms learners with the knowledge and skills they need to work in a variety of settings, including care homes, hospitals and community settings. No experience or previous qualifications are required, which makes this qualification an ideal introduction for new employees who are keen to carve out a successful career in Health & Social Care.
The following mandatory units are covered:
The Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care qualification can improve the career prospects of your employees, which in turn boosts your recruitment and retention strategy:
The Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care qualification provides a thorough foundation upon which they will be able to build a career in adult social care. We deliver the course online, via our e-learning platform, Care Academy. Learners can study at their own pace – and typically qualify in around 3 – 6 months, part time. Once completed, your employees may wish to progress further onto one of our L3 qualifications.
Get in touch to discuss this qualification or any other aspect of your learning and development strategy. EdgeWorks can also help eligible candidates to access funding via our Funding Alliance programme, which can cover the cost of your employees qualifications.