Online Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Care Planning

Online Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Care Planning

Course Information

Online, Various
Level: 2
Start Date: Various
End Date:Various
Days: VAR
Location: Online
Duration: 12 Weeks
Code: CQ5L2PCPT
Type: Part Time
Fees: Free
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About the Course

Are you looking to complete one of our nursing training courses? This qualification aims to improve your understanding of your role in supporting the preferences and needs of individuals in relation to their care and support. It will also enhance your knowledge of nutrition and health in health and social care settings, as well as how to support an individual to maintain their personal hygiene. Unit 1: Understanding person-centred thinking and planning



In this unit you will develop your knowledge and understanding of the principles, processes and practice of person-centred thinking, planning and reviews. You will consider the impact person-centred thinking can have on an individual and their families. This unit also outlines current legislation, policy and guidance that underpins person-centred thinking and planning.



Unit 2: Care planning for the care worker



Within this unit you will learn about the care planning process in relation to your role and how to implement a care plan. You will also discover how personal beliefs and preferences might influence the care planning process.



Unit 3: Understanding nutrition and hydration in health and social care settings



In this unit you will learn how to promote health and well-being through nutrition and hydration. This unit covers the principles of a balanced diet, the importance of special dietary requirements and how to prevent malnutrition in health and social care settings.



Unit 4: Principles of supporting an individual to maintain personal hygiene



Within this unit you will learn how to address personal hygiene issues in a sensitive manner without imposing your own values and how to maintain the dignity of an individual when supporting them with personal hygiene.



Unit 5: Understanding continence care



This unit will develop your understanding of the body's waste functions and the possible reasons for incontinence. This unit will equip you with the knowledge to promote continence and understand an individual's choices including the various facilities and aids which can be provided.



Unit 6: Principles of supporting sleep



Within this unit you will learn to enhance your understanding of the importance of sleep and how sleep contributes to an individual's well-being. You will discover how to assist an individual to sleep and ensure conditions are suitable.



The benefits of this course include:



Learn from your own home, in your own time

Achieve a nationally recognised level 2 qualification

Access to award-winning learning and assessment materials

Subject specialist support from a Tutor and access to a Learner Support Advisor for everyday queries

Funding available – speak to one of our team for more information and to see if you are eligible.

Progression

This qualification could assist you in gaining the following employment opportunities and potential salaries:

Senior Healthcare Assistant – up to £20,761

Care Worker – up to £19,834

Care Coordinator – up to £23,128

Entry Requirements

Students need to be working at Level 1 English and should have the ambition to progress into further study, or work.

Assessment

We want you to achieve to the very best of your ability whilst studying with CRC. To make this happen we offer both learning and personal support by specialist staff tailored to meet your specific needs. You will be assigned a tutor who will make contact with you prior to you course starting and you will have access to MS Teams to communicate with your tutor and support network. Course work is submitted via our online system and your tutor will mark and return you work to you with feedback.

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