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Adult Care City & Guilds Level 4 Diploma

This qualification is specifically designed for learners wanting to work in Adult Social Care in England.

Entry requirements

This qualification is not approved for learners under 18 years of age. City & Guilds cannot accept any registrations for learners below this age group. Learners working within care services may be legally required to undergo criminal record checks prior to taking up or continuing in employment.

Course content

Mandatory units

  • Work in partnership in health and social care or children and young people’s settings
  • Advanced communication skills
  • Personal development in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
  • Equality and diversity in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
  • Facilitate person centred assessment to support wellbeing of individuals
  • Facilitate support planning to ensure positive outcomes for individuals and to support well being
  • Understand personalisation in care and support services
  • Health and safety in health and social care settings
  • Professional practice in health and social care for adults or children and young people
  • Safeguard children and young people who are present in the adult social care sector
  • Develop, maintain and use records and reports
  • Understand safeguarding and protection in health and social care settings.

Assessment methods

You will be assessed through observation, reflective accounts, professional discussion, expert witness testimonies and Q&A.

Course information & how to book

To book onto this course please contact our Sales team on 01234 291747 or email training@bedford.ac.uk

LengthStart DateDay(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
Up to 12 months Flexible Various Ring our Sales team on 01234 291747Ring our Sales team on 01234 291747 Work-based Learning W426

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Additional Learning Support
If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, problems with English and Maths, are deaf or hearing impaired, or missing the essential skills needed to complete your course, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.  Find out more.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support
At Bedford College, we are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.  Find out more.

Accessibility
We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.

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