Available Courses

Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

This course will prepare you to move on to a qualification in the same subject area but at a higher level or requiring more specific knowledge, skills and understanding.  It is aimed at people working or preparing to work in adult social care and aims to introduce knowledge only around areas relating to adult social care, including:

  • Communication
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion
  • Personal development
  • The role of the social care worker
  • Handling information
  • Health and safety
  • Safeguarding
  • Duty of care
  • Person centred approaches

This course lasts for 12 weeks and will be delivered on a Wednesday and Thursday. The start date will be the 7th February 2018 and the course will finish on the 15th March 2018.

If you or you think someone you know would be interested in this course, you NEED to attend the Recruitment Information Session on Friday 2nd February at 11:00am held at our offices in Ripley: The Derbyshire Network, Victoria Place, Victoria Road, Ripley, DE5 3FW

Funding for this course may also be available. If you have any questions or just want to find out some more information, please contact us on 01773 744081 or email joanne.sanders@thederbyshirenetwork.org Alternatively, you can call in to our office and speak to us to find out more information.