Adult Care

For those who are working within Adult Care, as a carer or employed within residential accommodation, we provide a range of qualifcations, from the Care Certificate through to Level 5 qualifications designed for senior staff members.  We may also be able to access funding.  

If you're an employer and you would like us to train your team, please contact Dom Rosato on 07773 175546 or email: dom.rosato@newcollege.ac.uk.  We'll also investigate funding options helping you to keep your costs to an absolute minimum.

 

 

Care Certificate

If you would like to make a start in the Care Sector, are health care assistants, care support workers or indeed anyone who has direct contact with patients and service users, then the theory part of the Care Certificate may help you towards your overall goal.

Health & Social Care NVQ Level 2

This work-based qualification is ideal for those who are relatively new to working in a health and social care setting. It consolidates the knowledge and skills you will need to work with adults in health and social care environments.

Health & Social Care NVQ Level 3

Recognised by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), this broad and wonderfully flexible qualification will suit you no matter what field of health and social care you are working in. It is the main qualification required by the Quality Care Commission in England and the Care Councils in Wales and Northern Ireland and is ideal for experienced or senior care workers.

Leadership for Health and Social Care or Children and Young People's Services NVQ Level 5

This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge you will need to manage, practice and lead others in adult social care provision or in children and young people's services.

Dementia Care

Covering person centred care, the influence of positive communication, the use of medication and importance of providing appropriate activities.

End of Life Care

This qualification is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to gain an understanding of end of life care.

Prevention and Control of Infection

Few things are more important in healthcare settings than stringent infection prevention and control measures. This learning programme looks at the meaning and importance of infection control, as well as the causes of infections and the conditions in which they thrive and spread.

Safe Handling of Medication

This qualification aims to develop learners’ knowledge of the safe handling of medication within a health and care context.