Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care NCFE CACHE Certificate Level 2

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This qualification will give you a detailed understanding of the key principles of dignity, duty of care and safeguarding. You will explore all of these topics and understand how they can be applied to everyday work contexts. You will also examine the dilemmas that can arise when these principles are not upheld.

Fee: Free for unemployed adults who are UK residents. It is available for other adults but charges may apply.

Course Information

This course runs fully online and is suitable for anyone aged 19+ who has internet access and an interest in adult health and social care. There are no formal entry requirements, however, you will need basic IT skills to complete this online course.

Once you have applied, we will carry out a short skills assessment and signpost to other courses if this is not the appropriate course for your needs.


Benefits / Skills

  • Flexible online delivery

  • Gain a recognised qualification

  • Includes safeguarding knowledge

  • Explore principles of dignity and duty of care

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course but you will need basic IT skills.

Career Progression

Progression may include the Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Certificate at Level 2 or 3, Working in the Health Sector Certificate at Level 2 or 3, Principles of End of Life Care Certificate Level 3, or Stroke Care Management Certificate Level 3.

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Course Details


Up to 12 weeks (dependent on how much time you study per week)

Study Type

Full time

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Course Code


Health Science & Social Care

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