The Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care (England) is specifically designed for learners wanting to work in Adult Social Care in England in the following roles:
This qualification allows learners to learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment and/or career progression in Adult care in England. It covers a range of topics.
Learners will be required to achieve 70 credits overall. 36 must be achieved from the mandatory units and another 34 credits from a choice of optional group A and B units.
Mandatory Units are;
There are a large choice of optional units available to chose from depending on your job role.
Entry requirements are as described above. You do have to be working in one of the roles as mentioned above to allow for assessment of competence within the working environment.
At the end of your studies you will be awarded a City & Guilds Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care (England)
Length of the course is 2 years, where you are assessed within the work environment. Please note that this is a work based learning course and you will not be required to attend College.
You will be required to allow a minimum of 6 hours a week home study.
There are no additional costs. However, you may wish to purchase some reference books to assist with your studies.
Learners may progress into employment or to the following City & Guilds qualifications:
Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People's Services
a) Adult Residential Management
b) Adults Management
c) Adults Advanced Practice
This qualification will be the accepted qualification for registration and regulation where appropriate and can demonstrate continuing professional development.