Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (RQF) Level 3 Course 9 Lessons only
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offer expires 31 Jan 2017
Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care RQF Level 3
The NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care RQF Qualification (600/0689/4) is designed for people who are interested in working in adult social care or are new to adult social care and are looking for an introductory qualification. It is the ideal qualification for those who may be looking towards a career change and want to understand more about health and social care.
This NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care RQF Qualification is designed as a knowledge ONLY course, it does not cover any competence or practical elements. If you are looking for the full qualification which covers both the knowledge and competence based elements you should consider the Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) RQF Level 3.
What courses can I progress onto on completion of the Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care RQF Level 3 course?
Learners can go on to study further in areas such as:
- Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) RQF Level 3
Am I required to do a placement?
This is a knowledge based course that does not require a placement.
Yes, there is Government funding available for doing this course...
You can choose to fund this course privately, yourself, or you could get a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan. Stonebridge has partnered with Dimensions Training Solutions, who are accountable to the Skills Funding Agency (SFA) and Ofsted, to provide this course with Government backed funding. Through Dimensions Training Solutions, you can access your 19+ Advanced Learner Loan, if you meet the criteria. The two main conditions are:
- You need to be aged 19 or over
- You need to be a UK citizen.
Would a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan make any difference to my course?
Yes, when you study using this kind of funding, "Dimensions Training Solutions" deliver your course and it does offer considerably more than the same one without the 19+ funding loan.
Enhanced course content
Six Employability and Independent Learning Skills (EILS) modules are embedded in the content of your course: Maths, English, Digital Life Skills, Confidence, Resilience and Meeting Deadlines.
You can choose to study a further four: Workplace Ready, Initiative, Teamwork and Problem Solving. These are all designed to boost your personal skill level and help your career progression.
Additional personal support
A Student Support Officer (SSO) will be assigned to you, so you have a single point of contact throughout your course to support you with any admin issues.
Dimensions Training Solutions regularly update the SFA with details of study hours, and evidence of learning, in order to responsibly account for your course funding.
You will have an Individual Learning Plan with a set "finish date" and your SSO is there to encourage and help you stay on course. This is in addition to your Assessor, who assesses your work and provides personal constructive feedback.
The difference between courses funded by 19+ loan and privately funded courses when you enrol from the Stonebridge website
by 19+ Advanced
|Course funded Privately|
|Personal Student Support Officer assigned to you||✖|
|Personal Assessor Support assigned to you|
|Automatic embedding of 6 key Employability and Independent Learning Skills (EILS) in course||✖|
|10 EILS available|
|Course delivered by Dimensions Training Solutions||✖|
|Course delivered by Stonebridge Associated Colleges||✖|
|Individual Learning Plan with a set "finish date"||✖|
|Flexible deadline to finish your course||✖|
|Online study delivery|
|Postal study delivery|
|Payment in full or in instalments while you study||✖|
|Eligibility requirement for loan||✖|
|Nothing to pay until course is finished and you earn over £21,000 pa.||✖|
Courses on the Stonebridge website funded by 19+ Advanced Learner Loans are delivered by Dimensions Training Solutions
Dimensions Training Solutions are rated "Good" by Ofsted