Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care

Course overview

In 2015-16, a total of 102,470 safeguarding enquires took place in the UK. Over 50% of these cases involved physical abuse and neglect, making these the most common cause of safeguarding alerts. Have you ever thought about how you could help protect innocent and vulnerable people who might be suffering from abuse, harm or neglect within the adult health and social care industry? This qualification will provide you with a thorough understanding of the importance of dignity and safeguarding, which could help reduce these shocking statistics.

Who is suitable?

This qualification is ideal for anyone who is currently working, or looking to work, in the adult health and social care sector. You should enrol on this course if you wish to learn how to identify safeguarding issues, and uphold excellent standards of care provision for vulnerable adults.

Learning method

This course is available:

  • Online

The online course is available on our online learning platform, with the following features:

  • Exciting and engaging content
  • Interactivity – featuring videos and games to enhance learning
  • Virtual tutors who offer hints, tips and guidance throughout the course

What you will learn

This course is split into four manageable units, covering topics such as:

Unit 1: Understanding safeguarding in adult health and social care

Unit 2: Principles of dignity in adult health and social care practices

Unit 3: Understanding the duty of care in adult health and social care

Unit 4: Understanding dilemmas and public concerns in adult health and social care

Benefits

  • Gain a nationally-recognised qualification
  • The study will enhance both personal skills and professional development
  • The programme is delivered via distance learning, allowing you to choose where and when you study
  • On average, the course should only take between 10-16 weeks to complete
  • Personal tutors are assigned to each individual learner to ensure you have the necessary support needed to be successful.

During your online learning course with LLC, you will be allocated a personal tutor who will support you every step of the way. In addition, you will have access to additional support when you need it to make sure you can be successful with your studies. Our online learning materials are high quality, interactive and accessible in different formats to ensure you will be successful with whatever you choose to study.


Location

LLC Online Learning is a way of accessing qualifications and courses, fully supported by a personal tutor but without attending lessons in a classroom setting. This means you can complete your studies in the comfort of your own home, giving you the opportunity to recap on your studies as often as you need to.


Start Dates

You can start and complete your studies at any time that suits you.


Fees

Fully funded subject to eligibility criteria.


If you are interested in applying, please complete the following quick form and we will be in contact to support you with your application. You will receive useful information about whether you are eligible for government funding, course fees and much more.

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