Health and Social Care Level 2


This qualification develops the knowledge and skills needed when working with adults in health and social care environments. It covers a wide range of areas including supporting individuals with their physical and emotional care, daily living needs and health care procedures. 

Course Content


The mandatory units of this course will cover: 

Safeguarding and protection. 
The role of the health and social care worker. 
Introduction to communication in health, social care or children’s / young peoples settings.
Health and safety.
Equality and inclusion.
 Duty of care.
 Implemented person centred approaches.

Application of Number Level 1
Communication Level 2
Assessment in Work
Expected Duration: 18 months

Method of Study

Combined knowledge and competence-based qualification delivered mainly at the learners place of work. Each learner is assigned an individual Training Officer who schedules visits on a monthly basis.

Ideal For

  • Care Workers
  • Care Assistant
  • Key Workers
  • Personal Assistants
  • All those who wish to work or are working in a supervised role with adults in health and social care
  • Allow successful candidates to follow a career in Health and Social Care and continue to study further
  • Healthcare Assistants
  • Support Workers

Entry Requirements

For a funded Level 2 programme applicants must be:
Employed with a contract for a minimum of 16 hours per week at a rate of pay equal to, or in excess of, the National Minimum Wage. The job role must be suitable for the learner to be able to display occupational competence.

Awarding Body

How do I enrol?

Contact us for an informal chat, our experienced team of Account Managers will guide you through the process.