L1 Award in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College

Course Overview

This course will enable learners to develop a basic knowledge of the adult care sector and is aimed at those considering a career in this field.

The course covers several key areas and learners will be required to complete the following five units:

Introduction to the Adult Social Care Sector

Introduction to the Values and Principles of Adult Social Care

Awareness of the Skills and Attitude needed to work in Adult Social Care

Awareness of Communication in Adult Social Care

Awareness of the Roles and responsibilities of the Adult Social Care Worker

6 weeks

Further Details



Course Start Date


Course Duration


Health & Social Care

Students must have an Entry 3 qualification or equivalent in English.

This course will give you a general insight into working within adult social care.

Learners must complete five mandatory units.

This course will not qualify you for work in adult social care but will demonstrate to an employer your interest and commitment.

Learners will complete a course workbook. Successful candidates will achieve a NCFE/CACHE Level 1 Award in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (600/1213/4).

You will also have the opportunity to attend a CV building and Work Resilience workshop.

The full cost of this course is £120.00

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