This course is designed for 19+ adults.
The NCFE CACHE Diploma in Care course is suitable for learners who wish to work or are working in a variety of different settings within the NHS and private care facilities.
This qualification will support learners to develop the knowledge and skills required to work in a range of clinical healthcare support settings and in adult care environments.
This course will lead to:
Upon completion, learners can enter either the adult care or health workforces. The content is applicable to a variety of roles, including:
- Adult care worker
- Healthcare assistant/support worker
- Personal assistant
- Progression onto Level 3 Adult Care
The entry requirements for this course are:
- Learners will need to be working, volunteering or on practical placement to be able to show competence in both knowledge and skills.
You will be required to attend an informal interview which may include completing an assessment based on your prior qualifications.
The qualification is formed of mandatory and optional units. The mandatory units cover core competencies while the optional units allow learners to choose from a variety of areas to tailor the qualification to their needs, interests and to reflect the context of their work.
It covers a wide range of areas including:
- Dementia awareness
- Mental health and well-being
- Supporting individuals with their physical and emotional care
- Daily living needs
- Healthcare procedures
You will be assessed via:
- Placement observations