Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2

Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2

If you are a care worker or want to get your first care job, this course is for you.

If you’re already working in care, you probably work mainly under supervision.

This course will increase your skills and allow you to take on more responsibility.

Completing this course could lead to the following job roles: Healthcare assistants, Support worker, Care workers/Assistants or Keyworker/Support worker.

Within this course, you will cover the following topics while completing this qualification:

  • Role of a health and social care worker
  • Health and safety
  • Equality and inclusion
  • Personal development.

Depending on the optional l units you choose, you can also cover some of the areas below:

  • Administering medication
  • Supporting people with disabilities
  • Working with babies and young children
  • Helping people to eat and drink.

The course will be delivered entirely in the workplace.

Your Training and Development Consultant will visit you on a monthly basis and set work for you to complete in between.


The qualification is delivered at the workplace at a time convenient for the employer and learner.

Entry Requirements

Must be working in the health and Social Care industry.


L2 Diploma in Health and Social care.

Who is this course for?

People who are just starting to work in the health and social care sector or are at the assistant level and want to progress.

Course Benefits

  • Will be able to progress in the health and social care industry.
  • Gain a Level 2 recognised qualification in the health and social care industry.
  • Can support you moving into other job roles within the Health and social care industry.
  • Could increase your wage.
  • Delivered in the workplace.

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, start dates and much more.

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Quick Facts

Start Dates

When required.

End Date

9 month course on a 121 basis visiting once a month setting work to complete in-between visits.


Monthly 2-hour visits.
Self-learning in between.


It could be fully funded under "Bespoke employer lead basic skills courses" under Lambeth AEB contract we have.