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).