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|August||16 Weeks||TBC||Distance Learning||Distance Learning||Skills & Qualifications|
Level 2 Caring for the Elderly is suited to those both working in a care setting and those provding care and support for an elderly family member or friend.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
|19+||FREE *subject to eligibility checks|
Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a personal tutor and a learner support advisor.
This course is fully on line
All of our award-winning learning resources are of the highest quality and are designed to be engaging and interactive to keep you focused on your learning at all times.
You will be required to undertake a minimum of 115 hours of study time.
The purpose of this qualification is to develop your knowledge and understanding relevant to working with the elderly.
You will be required to complete 5 mandatory untis to achieve this qualification:
- Common health issues affecting individuals in elderly care
- Individual rights in elderly care
- Maintain health and wellbeing in elderly care
- Minimising risk in elderly care
- Principles of elderly care in the UK
We are the largest further education provider in Northumberland with campuses throughout the county.
Our student transport scheme is available for eligible students to make getting to and from college as easy as possible.
Our extensive re-development programme will create outstanding new facilities.
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