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NCFE CACHE Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care

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Course Description

Overview

Through this qualification, you will gain the knowledge, understanding, and skills required when working in lead practitioner roles in adult care provision.

The qualification will enable you to progress into employment in settings such as residential or nursing homes, domiciliary care, day centers, an individual’s own home, or some clinical healthcare settings.

Delivery Methods

London College of Professional Studies provides various flexible delivery methods to its learners which include blended learning, online learning, distance learning, and In-class learning. The learners can choose the mode of study as per their choice and convenience.

 

Learners are able to:

  • Access All course materials, including online modules and written assignments
  • Gain Teacher support
  • Access LCPS online portal (24/7 access to our user-friendly learning portal)
  • Acquire Assignments briefing
  • Receive Excellent quality of study notes
  • Obtain Assignment marking and feedback
  • Access Free Online library.
  • Gain Fully accredited UK courses
  • Receive Dedicated customer support via chat, telephone, and email (Monday to Friday)
  • Gain Full support until the completion of the course

Accreditation

NCFE / Cache Ofqual regulated awarding bodies

Duration

The programme is available in 2 duration modes:

  • 12 Months
  • 18 Months

Course Delivery

  • Online
  • Blended Learning

 

Do you need to be working to take this qualification?

Learners will need to be working, volunteering or on practical placement as they will need to show competence in both knowledge and skills.

Entry Requirements

For this qualification learners will need to be of age 18 or above and have a minimum standard of level 2 functional skills English and Math’s

 

Module Structure

Learners must achieve a minimum of 70 credits to achieve the Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care.

36 credits must be achieved from the mandatory group. Learners must achieve 34 credits from the optional units.

 

36 credits must be achieved from the   mandatory group.      
Unit title Unit type Level Credit
Lead communication in adult care settings Knowledge/Skills 4 4
Develop, maintain and use records and reports Knowledge/Skills 4 3
Personal development in adult care settings Knowledge/Skills 4 4
Lead inclusive practice in adult care settings Knowledge/Skills 4 3
Lead health and safety in adult care settings Knowledge/Skills 4 3
Facilitate person-centered assessment to support well-being Knowledge/Skills 4 2
Facilitate support planning to ensure positive outcomes for individuals and to support well- being Knowledge/Skills 4 2
Professional practice in adult care settings Knowledge/Skills 4 3
Working in partnership with others Knowledge/Skills 4 4
Understand personalisation in care and support services Knowledge 4 4
Understand safeguarding and protection in adult care settings Knowledge 4 2
Safeguard children and young people who are present in the adult care sector Knowledge/Skills 4 2

 

 

Achieve 34 credits from the optional units.

 

     
Unit title Unit type Level Credit
Advocacy in adult care Knowledge/Skills 4 5
Co-ordinate the use of assistive living technology Knowledge/Skills 4 4
Support the development of community partnerships Knowledge/Skills 4 5
Lead practice to support individuals to access and engage in education, training, or employment (ETE) Knowledge/Skills 4 4
Lead practice in providing information, advice, and guidance Knowledge/Skills 4 4
Awareness of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 Knowledge 3 3
Promote nutrition and hydration in adult care settings Knowledge/Skills 3 4
Develop, implement and review plans Knowledge/Skills 4 4
Support individuals to access and use services and facilities Knowledge/Skills 3 4
Support individuals to access and manage direct payments Knowledge/Skills 4 4
Support individuals to access housing and accommodation services Knowledge/Skills 3 4
Support the spiritual well-being of individuals Knowledge/Skills 3 3
Support carers to meet the care needs of individuals Knowledge/Skills 3 4
Specialist areas of care Knowledge/Skills 4 5
Undertake research in adult care Knowledge/Skills 4 8
Promote innovation and change in adult care Knowledge/Skills 4 3
Manage induction in adult care Knowledge/Skills 4 3
Lead learning and development in adult care Knowledge/Skills 4 4
Mentoring in adult social care Knowledge/Skills 4 4
Partnership working in adult social care Knowledge/Skills 4 4

 

Progression

Completion of this qualification could lead to progression to the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services (England) qualification.

The qualification will enable learners to progress into employment in settings such as residential or nursing homes, domiciliary care, day centres, an individual’s own home or some clinical healthcare settings.

 

Which type of job roles can learners apply for on completion?

Learners can progress into a number of lead practitioner job roles within the adult care sector, such as:

  • Community Care/Support Officer
  • Social Care Assessor
  • Care Assessment Officer
  • Social Services Officer
  • Brokerage Worker
  • Rehabilitation and Reablement Assistant
  • Independence Support Assistant
  • Reablement Support Worker/Officer
  • Telecare Assistant
  • Assistive Technology Co-Ordinator/Officer.

What does the qualification cover?

This qualification will support learners to develop specialist knowledge and skills in their area of responsibility and enable learners to promote a values-based culture within their setting.
This qualification can act as a progression route from the Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care qualification to the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Adult Care qualification.
The qualification also aligns to the Apprenticeship Standard for Lead Practitioner in Adult Care.

Assessment

The qualification will be assessed using a range of methods. This could include direct observation in the workplace, a portfolio of evidence, written assignments, or a task.

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    Marianna Di Donato

    Good chat service, nice approach. Cheap cost is an asset. I kindly suggest this college, trust them!

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    Vlad Klimanov

    A wonderful and very supportive course. My only problem was that they kept updating the website so sometimes I couldn’t log on for a few days but otherwise very good. Course was very enjoyable and supportive.

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Level 4
Duration  12 Month,

18  Months

Course Diploma Course
Language English

Payment Plan

Option 1
Classes 4 to 5 Classes
Course fee £1900
Course Discounted Fee £1500
Option 2
Course Fee Instalment Plan Initial-Deposit £300     10 Monthly installments of £170 (For  companies we will charge 20 % VAT)

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Reviews (2)

  1. Avatar
    Marianna Di Donato

    Good chat service, nice approach. Cheap cost is an asset. I kindly suggest this college, trust them!

  2. Avatar
    Vlad Klimanov

    A wonderful and very supportive course. My only problem was that they kept updating the website so sometimes I couldn’t log on for a few days but otherwise very good. Course was very enjoyable and supportive.

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