CACHE Level Two Diploma in Care

This qualification will support learners to develop the knowledge and skills required to work in a range of clinical healthcare support settings and in adult care environments.

What will I study?

The qualification is formed of mandatory and optional units. The mandatory units cover core competencies whilst the optional units allow learners to choose from a variety of areas to tailor the qualification to their needs, interests and to reflect the context of their work.

You will cover a wide range of areas including:

  • Dementia awareness
  • Mental health and well-being
  • Supporting individuals with their physical and emotional care
  • Daily living needs and health care procedures.

How will I be assessed?

All units are internally assessed by your tutor or assessor using a portfolio of evidence.

Entry requirements

Learners will need to be working, volunteering or on practical placement to be able to show competence in both knowledge and skills.

What next?

Learners can enter either the adult care or health workforces in roles including:

  • Adult care worker
  • Healthcare assistant/support worker
  • Personal assistant

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Free Distance Learning Courses 2024-2025 Full-time Further Education Prospectus