Level 2 Certificate in Certificate in Understanding Personal Care Needs



Learners who are working within the health and social care sector and are looking to gain specialist knowledge and understanding of personal care needs.

This is a Distance Learning course however you must attend an induction session before you can begin your studies.

Please note that whilst the course is free, there is a £50 withdrawal fee if you choose to withdraw from the course.

Your course may be free or discounted depending on your circumstances.
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The purpose of the Level 2 Certificate in Understanding in Personal Care Needs is to give learners specialist knowledge to support their work within the social care and healthcare sectors. Learners will gain knowledge and understanding by successfully completing the units required.

Assessment Awarding Body: NCFE/CACHE

This course is delivered via Distance Learning. You will receive your own study pack, alongside a dedicated tutor who you can contact throughout your studies. Your study packs comprise a set of high-quality knowledge workbooks that are designed to help you learn independently through a range of reflective activities.

You will also receive an online assessment account where you will document your evidence.

You must attend the induction session. If you require additional support, tutorials can be arranged either face to face, over the telephone or by email.

You could progress onto other Distance Learning programmes such as:

• Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties

• Level 2 Certificate in Dementia

• Level 2 Certificate in Autism

• Personal Care Needs

Course Start Date(s)


Course Length

10 Weeks

Course Price

Full Fee

Discounted Fee

Full Concession

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