Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care

In 2013, a total of 176,000 safeguarding alerts were reported to councils with Adult

Social Services responsibilities. One third of these cases involved physical abuse

and neglect, making this the most common cause of safeguarding alerts.

Have you ever thought about how you could help protect innocent and vulnerable people who

might be suffering from abuse, harm or neglect within the adult health and social care industry?

This qualification will provide you with a thorough understanding of the importance of dignity and

safeguarding, which could help reduce these shocking statistics?

The course covers the following units:

Understanding safeguarding in adult health and social care

Principles of dignity in adult health and social care practices

Understanding duty of care in adult health and social care

Understanding dilemmas and public concerns in adult health and social care
Gain a nationally recognised qualification

Courses are delivered as distance learning allowing learners to choose when and where to study

Personal tutors are assigned to ensure learners have the support needed to succeed

Create a long- standing career pathway within the health & social care industry
Learners must have:

A genuine interest in the subject
These courses are available to all adult learners, no matter your employment status, but if you are:
Not in paid employment and receiving a means tested benefit - please bring with you current dated benefit documentation.
In paid employment but with an annual gross salary of less than £18,135 - please bring with you a wage slip dated within 3 months of the start of the course.
If you are aged 19-23 as well as meeting the benefit criteria you will also need to hold a full level 2 qualification.
Course Code:
Online / Distance Learning
Employers Premises
To Be Confirmed

Please Note: While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of these details, changes can and do occur. Government policy changes rapidly (particularly from one academic year to the next) which often has an effect on availability, eligibility for funding and the fee contribution required. Please confirm the course details when enrolling.

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