Unlike the more general Level 3 Award in Health and Social Care, the Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care is tailored specifically towards caring for adults. Classed as an entry level qualification, the entry requirements for the course are not overly demanding, but the rewards of completion are.
Once qualified with a Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care, you can progress your career into a range of care roles that include:
Holding the qualification will demonstrate to potential employers that you have the correct levels of knowledge and skills to undertake senior carer roles, which could include supervising other staff. This qualification is ideally suited for learners who are working as; senior care workers or personal assistant and who are looking to progress their care career further.
What Qualifications do I need to Study the Course?
As mentioned previously, this course is classed as an entry level course (equivalent to an A-Level), so the requirements for being able to study it are quite simple. You will need to be aged 16 or over, with a good understanding of English and some experience of secondary education.
If you already work within healthcare, the study of the course will prove to be very beneficial as you will be able to use your practical experience to further support your theoretical learning journey.
Ready to Enrol and start Studying the Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care?
£250.00 – £1,000.00
The NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care is designed for individuals who want a career in adult care. Adult care has been getting a considerable amount of recognition in the last few years.
It is a great career choice for people who love assisting old people and help them enhance their lives for the better. Progression might seem slow at the beginning, however, with some experience, deserving individuals can progress onto higher positions.
When can I start the courses? Right away.
How do I study the courses? Online.
Is there a tutor? Yes.
How long are the courses? 1 year or less (you decide).
Where can I read full course info? Full course information.
Can I spread the cost of my fees? Yes, we offer simple payment options with no interest.
Online Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care Frequently Asked Questions: How do I study the course? Online (Work placement required). Where can I study from? UK or Internationally. Are there entry requirements? Aged 16 or above with good understanding of English, numeracy and ICT. What qualification do I get?
TQUK Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care (RQF). What can I do with the qualification? Gain entry to higher level courses, or begin working in the sector. When can I enrol? At any time. How long is the course? You have up to 12 months to complete the course. 407 guided study hours in total.
The TQUK Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care is designed for individuals who want a career in adult care. Adult care has been getting a considerable amount of recognition in the last few years. As a result the need for proper adult care has also dramatically increased with a demand for qualified and highly trained adult care workers. It is a great career choice for people who love assisting old people and help them enhance their lives for the better. Progression might seem slow at the beginning, however, with some experience, deserving individuals can progress onto higher positions. The TQUK Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care is perfect for individuals who want to acquire in-depth knowledge on the role of a care worker along with the duties and responsibilities. Gain an understanding on how to promote communication, personal development, equality, inclusion, health, safety and wellbeing in a care setting. Note: To complete this course, a work placement of at least 50 hours is required. The work placement must be completed with a member of staff with occupational competence and who is able to prepare and sign witness testimonials to confirm completion of work based learning outcomes. The qualification consists of 20 units:
Unit 1: Agreed Ways of Working in Care Settings Unit 2: Safeguarding in Care Settings Unit 3: Mental Capacity and Restrictive Practice in Care Settings Unit 4: Duty of Care in Care Settings Unit 5: Effective Communication in Care Settings Unit 6: Handling Information in Care Settings Unit 7: Person-Centred Practice in Care Settings Unit 8: Importance of Choice and Independence in Care Settings Unit 9: Importance of Health and Wellbeing Unit 10: Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Human Rights in Care Settings Unit 11: Health and Safety in Care Settings Unit 12: Infection Prevention and Control in Care Settings Unit 13: The Importance of Continuous Development Unit 14: The Importance of Personal Wellbeing Unit 15: The Principles of Infection Prevention and Control Unit 16: Move and Position Individuals in Accordance with Their Plan of Care Unit 17: Support Individuals to Maintain Personal Hygiene Unit 18: Support Individuals with Specific Communication Needs Unit 19: Support Individuals to Access and Use Services and Facilities Unit 20: Cleaning, Decontamination and Waste Management The TQUK Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care is an Ofqual regulated qualification. Successful completion of the course will result in the student being awarded with 59 credits. Qualification Number: 610/0103/6
Awarding Body Information:
TQUK are fully approved as an awarding organisation by Ofqual and award RQF courses in a number of sectors. RQF courses have various credit values which can be applied to the National Credit Transfer System. This course is delivered through our educational partner NCC Resources Ltd (0333 3445 690).