Understanding Personal Care Needs (Distance Learning) Level 2

Course Type Adult Learning
Qualification Level 2
Start Date August 2019
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Understanding Personal Care Needs (Distance Learning)

Do you already have a working knowledge of personal care needs and would like a certificate to support your continued professional development? Are you interested in working in care and would like an understanding of how to support individual with their person care needs?
There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification.
You must be aged 19 + and have lived in the UK for the last 3 years. You must also be resident in the South West of England to claim full subsidy.

The College reserves the right to charge learners who enrol and do not complete the course within the relevant academic year to recoup costs involved in enrolment or withdraw students without notice where there is no evidence of active engagement or learning.
All fees are subject to change without notice prior to enrolment.
Enrolments: You can complete an application here at any time but enrolments for this course will only be processed during term time.

Course Details

Entry Requirements
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  • Genuine interest in subject
What will I learn?
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  • Pressure area care
  • Foot care
  • Oral care
  • Understanding of sepsis

I chose South Devon College because I am able to study part-time and receive the support I need. The staff are very friendly and encourage you to achieve your best.Lisa Pearce

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