Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care

The Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England (QCF) qualification is to guide and assess the development of knowledge and skills relating to the health and social care workforce. The qualification contains a wide range of optional units which will allow opportunity for competence to be demonstrated in a wide range of contexts.

Learners must achieve a minimum of 46 credits. To do this they must achieve:
– 24 credits from the mandatory units in Group A
– A minimum of 22 credits are required from the optional Groups B and C
– A minimum of 2 credits and a maximum of 7 credits from the optional units in Group B
– A minimum of 15 credits from the optional units in Group C

Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care

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This qualification confirms competence in the health and social care sector for roles such as: care assistants/support workers in residential settings, healthcare assistants or community based care assistants.

On completion of this qualification, Learners may progress to:
– Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care