Level 2 Certificate Principles of Care Planning
Health & Social Care
What is the course about?
Care planning is about addressing an individual’s full range of needs whilst accounting for their circumstances and preferences. It helps individuals to be involved in decisions about their care and to achieve the outcomes they want. This qualification will help you understand your role in supporting the preferences and needs of individuals in relation to their care or support. You will also learn how to develop and implement care plans and contribute to the review of these by observing, monitoring, and reporting on the care activities you are responsible for.
Why should I choose the course?
In the care sector, it’s important that residents and patients are treated with a friendly and caring approach. The need for skilled and knowledgeable care workers has never been greater. This course will equip you with the knowledge you need to provide high-quality care for the people you work with. It will help you to develop personally and professionally as well as demonstrate competency to employers. You will learn about person-centred care and the best ways to provide support with everything from nutrition and hydration to personal hygiene and continence care.
What will I learn?
You will cover a range of care planning modules, including:
- Understanding person-centred thinking and planning
- Care planning for the care worker
- Understanding nutrition and hydration in health and social care settings
- Principles of supporting an individual to maintain personal hygiene
- Understanding continence care
Principles of supporting sleep.
What will the course lead on to?
If you are already employed within this sector or hope to be in the future, this course will boost your skills and make a valuable addition to your CV. If you wish to study further, we have a range of relevant qualifications across this subject area, which can be viewed on our website. For more information, contact our Learner Services Team on 01925 494400 or email@example.com.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
Warrington & Vale Royal College has been rated as a good college in the latest Ofsted inspection. It has an excellent reputation for vocational courses and responds to specific business needs when requested. The tutors at Warrington & Vale Royal College are highly experienced in their fields and have a great deal of industry knowledge to impart. Our distance learning courses are delivered entirely online, allowing you to benefit from expert teaching in the comfort of your own home.
What are the entry requirements?
There are no specific entry requirements, but you should have access to and be able to use online learning platforms and be able to cope with level 2 literacy.
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
There are no specific extra costs apart from access to IT and the internet, as well as any books/stationery you wish to purchase yourself.
Monday 23 May 2022
08:30 - 17:00
Warrington & Winsford campuses
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