Level 2 Certificate in Dignity & Safeguarding in Adult Health & Social Care

Course Information

  • Course Code: CHEL097
  • Duration: week
  • Price: £325.00
  • Times: 09:00-17:00
  • Delivery Type: PT

Start Dates

  • Friday, 31 July 2020

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This is a distance learning package. On successful completion you will gain an accredited certificate.

What will I study?

This unit introduces the national and local responsibilities in safeguarding and protection from abuse. Those enrolled will study how to effectively recognise abuse and harm, as well as respond to possible cases of abuse or harm occurring within a health and social care environment.

Unit 2: Principles of dignity in adult health and social care practice
Learners will focus on dignity, self-worth and well-being and how these can be promoted through health and social care practice. Considering how the individual patient is impacted by health and social care services and how principles of dignity can be applied, this section will further understanding of how safeguarding can improve a persons situation dramatically.

Unit 3: Understand duty of care in adult health and social care
This unit explores the meaning of duty of care, along with how it influences health and social care practice. Learners will develop knowledge on the dilemmas and conflicts relating to duty of care and the wide range of support and advice available for resolving such instances.

Unit 4: Understand dilemmas and public concerns in adult health and social care


Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements.

How will I be assessed?

You will be provided with a support assessor who will contact you via e-mail and telephone. You will complete assessments for each of the units.

What can I do next?

We offer a wide range of health and social care courses, click here for further information. 

For more information

For more information about this course, contact our specialist team on 01254 29 25 00 or email business@blackburn.ac.uk

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