C&G Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care (Northern Ireland)
A minimum of 70 credits is required to obtain full qualification with a variety of mandatory and optional units delivered throughout the year These include topics such as:
- Advanced communication skills
- Personal development
- Equality and diversity in health settings
- Facilitate support planning to ensure positive outcomes for individuals
- Understand personalisation in care and support services
- Health and safety in health and care settings
- Professional practice in health and care settings
- Safeguard children and young people
- Develop maintain and use records and reports
- Understand safeguarding and protection in health and social care settings
- Understand professional supervision practice
- Understand how to manage a team
- Understand the factors affecting older people
- Provide support to maintain and develop skills for everyday life
- Support individuals to access and use services and facilities
- Identify the physical health needs of individuals with mental health needs and plan appropriate actions
- Provide information advice and guidance
- Support individuals with multiple conditions and /or disabilities
- Share knowledge and good practice
- Appraise staff performance
Contact Hours per week10 hours contact time to include practical classes, lectures, workshops or tutorials.
Mandatory Additional assessment Direct observation within registered care setting with assessor to undertake planned assessments Personal Study Students will be studying and preparing assessments in your own time per week, including use of online materials. Work placement – students will be required to be in a senior role within a registered health and social are setting so that evidence for criteria can be obtained
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