Health and Social Care Qualifications

There are many different but equally rewarding roles in social care depending on what you want to do, who you want to work with and where you’d like to work. If you’re passionate about helping others, you’ve already got what it takes to get started. With so many different jobs available, there’s bound to be one that suits you. We can help you to gain the skills and qualifications you need for a fulfilling career in care.

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Diploma in Adult Care - Level 3 (RQF)

The Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care is an occupational qualification for learners who already work within an Adult Care setting (This can be full, part-time or in a voluntary capacity). The qualification is for those who have responsibility for delivering care and/or a desire to progress to leadership and management positions.

This qualification can also be credited towards an access to nursing course in many universities and would suit those working in roles such as:

  • Lead Adult Care Worker
  • Lead Personal Assistant
  • Key Worker
  • Domiciliary Care Worker
  • Senior Care Assistant
  • Support Worker
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Adult Care Certificate - Level 3

This qualification is designed for those who are relatively new to the sector, considering a career in Health and Social Care, or looking to develop new and valuable skills for care.

The qualification introduces the basic principles of adult care and prepares learners for employment within the sector.

The qualification covers topics such as:

  • Duty of care
  • People-centred approach to care
  • Communication
  • Equality
  • Diversity & inclusion
  • Health & safety
  • Safeguarding

What will a course in care enable me to do?

Whether you are an experienced care professional, brand new to the sector, or even considering your first role in Adult Social Care we have a course that will support your development and progression.

Our Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care enables those already working in the industry to progress to a supervisory role and develop lifelong skills to develop in their future career with improved earning potential. We offer a range of different pathways meaning you can choose to specialise in a particular area of care if you choose to.

On course completion, you will receive a RQF Level 3 approved diploma/qualification, which is an updated version of an NVQ. This is also a CQC qualification, which means it meets the standards required by the Care Quality Commission.

Why choose a Lifetime Training Care course?

Qualification and experience

We are the biggest training provider in the country serving 25,000 learners nationwide. Our care courses are designed to get you fully qualified quickly, whilst you gain valuable on the job experience.

With Advanced Learner Loan funding options for eligible learners, you can start studying straight away, with no upfront fees to pay.

Find out more about government backed Advanced Learner Loans here

Variety of study methods

We provide a variety of study methods and our low impact method of delivery means you will not have to study or qualify whilst at work, allowing you to focus as you need to. We will support you throughout your learning with a dedicated trainer and additional support when it’s needed.

Excellent training resources

If you choose any care course with us, you’ll have access to expert trainers, online and offline resources and a learning portal to help guide you through your journey.

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