Caring for the Elderly QLS Level 3

Course code: ABC573
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Start a rewarding career in Care, from home! As life expectancy continues to improve in the UK, the percentage of over-65s is increasing significantly. This requires a growing care sector that has specific skills designed to care for the elderly.

  • Work within the Care Quality Commission guidelines with knowledge of all relevant legislation
  • Develop positive relationships with elderly members of the community to provide high-quality care
  • Provide person-centred care in a way that looks after the health, safety and welfare of individuals
  • Recognise specific conditions and the associated care needs of the individual
Course overview

All course materials will be delivered to you by post or via email, so it couldn’t be easier. Our experienced and friendly tutors will help you every step of the way by email.

You can work at your own pace. Completed coursework can be delivered by post or via email, so handling in an assignment is simple.

Course Duration

Up to 1 year.

Study Hours

Approximately 120 hours.

Course Outcome

You will receive your certificate in achievement in Caring for the Elderly Level 3.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Assessment

Tutor-marked assignments.

Course content

Extra info

Assessment

This course is assessed through a series of written assignments, which are submitted to your tutor. There is no external examination required.

Course duration

You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. We suggest that the course will take approximately 120 hours to complete. This is more than enough time to give you flexibility and work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines.

Study method

The course is designed for distance learning at home or at work. Students will receive all course materials by postal delivery or email. You’ll also receive tutor support by email.

Course outcomes

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from the Quality License Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Awarding Body

This course has been endorsed by the Quality License Scheme for its high-quality. The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

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