FAQ Level 2

Diploma in Care

Qualification Overview

FutureQuals Level 2 Diploma in Care provides learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills required to work as an Adult Care Worker and a Healthcare Support Worker.

Adult Care Workers and Healthcare Support Workers need to have the right values, behaviours and skills to provide high quality compassionate care and support. Adult Care Workers are the frontline staff who help adults with care and support needs to achieve their personal goals and live as independently and safely as possible, enabling them to have control and choice in their lives.

This qualification is suitable for Adult Care Workers and Personal Assistants.

The Level 2 Diploma in Care is the mandatory qualification required for the Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship.
Healthcare support Workers (HCSWs) work as part of a team providing high quality and compassionate care to individuals. They will carry out well-defined routine clinical duties like monitoring an individual’s conditions, checking on their overall progress, comfort and well-being. They report to a registered healthcare practitioner who will directly or indirectly supervise their work.

The Level 2 Diploma in Care is the recommended qualification for the Healthcare Support Worker Apprenticeship

Qualification Facts

Credit Value46
Product CodeL2DC
Offered in an apprenticeship framework

Qualification Specification

Level 2 Diploma in Care