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NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

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What you'll learn

The course is accessible to learners of all ages who may want to understand more about working in health and social care in an unsupervised capacity. It aims to introduce some basic concepts of caring and preparation for employment in the sector.

The qualification covers the areas of communication, equality, diversity and inclusion, personal development, role of the social care worker, handling information, health and safety, safeguarding, duty of care and person-centred approaches.

Entry requirements

You must have a Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care and or experience in work in the sector.


The course is accredited by NCFE CACHE. It is a knowledge based qualification and it will be assessed by your assessor using a portfolio of evidence. You will achieve a full qualification of Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care.

This online course is taught using Zoom

What does this mean for me?

Our courses are normally taught in person. To keep people safe during the coronavirus pandemic, we're doing all our teaching online instead.

You'll need a computer or smartphone with a good internet connection.

Your tutor will send you detailed instructions before lessons start.

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Who you'll learn with

Stephania Idowu

Stephania has many years experience of teaching adult social care and other vocational courses. She is a qualified assessor, tutor, IQA and Lead IQA.

Who provides this course?

Mansford College

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