Lead Adult Care Level 3

The Level 3 apprenticeship is an occupational qualification for learners who work in Health and Care Settings and will take 18 months to complete.

18 Months
Workplace and College
Theory & Practical

Entry Requirements: City & Guilds does not set entry requirements for these qualifications

Course Info

The Level 3 apprenticeship in lead Adult Care is an occupational qualification for learners who work in Adult Care Settings and is applicable to variety of roles, where workers have key responsibilities for delivery of care and support and /or a level of supervisory responsibility for others such as:

  • Lead Adult Care Worker
  • Lead Personal Assistant
  • Key Worker
  • Domiciliary Care Worker
  • Senior Care Assistant
  • Support Worker

To achieve the Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care learners must achieve a minimum of 58 credits. City & Guilds does not set entry requirements for these qualifications

Teaching

This qualification consists of mandatory units covering core knowledge and skills competencies with optional specialisms which can be are combined in flexible ways to reflect the real working context of different learners. The content of the mandatory units covers person centred approaches, communication, personal development, equality and inclusion, handling information, duty of care, responsibilities of the role, safeguarding, and, health, safety and wellbeing.

The optional units are designed to meet the requirements of a range of Adult Care services.The Level 2 apprenticeship is an occupational qualification for learners who work in Health and Care Settings and will take between 12 and 15 months to complete.

Entry Requirements & Interview Process

To achieve the Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care learners must achieve a minimum of 58 credits. City & Guilds does not set entry requirements for these qualifications