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Principles of Care Planning - Level 2

Course code: XPZV011P

Subject area: Online Courses

Study level: Part Time

Course level: 2

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Flexible Start - 31st Jul 2024

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01235 555 585

This qualification is designed for learners interested in roles where an understanding of care planning is crucial. It provides an in-depth understanding of person-centred thinking, planning, and review, as well as various aspects of care planning, hygiene, continence, and supporting individuals in managing their health and well-being.
Learners will delve into the principles and processes of person-centred thinking, planning, and review, acquiring skills to work with individuals to carry out activities specified in their care or support plans. The curriculum also covers topics related to promoting health and well-being, maintaining personal hygiene, supporting continence, and addressing sleep-related issues. This qualification prepares individuals for roles in healthcare and social care where care planning is essential.
Course units
Unit 1: Understand person-centred thinking and planning
Unit 2: Care planning of the care worker
Unit 3: Principles of supporting an individual to maintain personal hygiene
Unit 4: Understanding nutrition and hydration in health and social care settings
Unit 5: Understanding continence care
Unit 6: Principles of supporting sleep.
What next?
Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:
• Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England
• Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support Services.
Entry criteria
Learners must be aged 19 or above and have not previously completed a similar qualification to qualify for funding. Some courses may have additional specific prerequisites. Please see fee information for funding requirements, or discuss upon enquiry.
Fee information
These courses are government funded. To be able to study for free you must meet the following criteria:

- You must currently live in England

- You must have been a resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years for purposes other than study

- You must be over the age of 19

- You must not be an apprentice

- You must not be currently studying another funded course.

Individual courses may have additional eligibility criteria, please contact for more information.

As part of your course we may organise trips to assist you with your learning. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 212 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

Course fees

19+ Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

19+ Reduced Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

Qualifications received
NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Care Planning (601/7566/7)
Learning & method assessment
This course is taught online and can be accessed remotely.