You can choose the qualification and units that best fit your current work role and setting. Units include:
- appropriate lifting and moving techniques
- preventing the spread of infection
- understanding dementia, physical disability, learning disabilities and mental health problems
- moving inanimate loads.
Assessment will be by means of assignments or practical tasks.
Which level is right for me?
You are working in the health and social care sector and have some relevant knowledge and skills, usually from a role where you've been supervised.
You are working in the health and social care sector and have a great deal of technical skills and knowledge. You work with minimum supervision and have a good record of safety, fault correction and ensuring work meets the required standard.