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What opportunities will this course give me?

The responsibilities of care workers involved in protecting the health, wellbeing and human rights if individuals are far-reaching. Allowing individuals to live free from harm, abuse and neglect can often mean involving health agencies, government departments or the police. Understanding the fundamentals of safeguarding is essential for anyone working in adult health and social care.

What will I be learning?

Understanding safeguarding in adult health and social care.
• Principles of dignity in adult health and social care practice.
• Understand duty of care in adult health and social care.
• Understand dilemmas and public concerns in adult health and social care.

How will my learning be enhanced?

When you start the online course, you will be given a set of high quality resources to support your learning; these will be yours to keep as a reference following your time at Eastleigh. You'll finish with a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification, which will not only strengthen your CV but allow you to extend your learning further still in higher level studies.

Why is Eastleigh College my best choice?

Eastleigh is a respected, esteemed provider of remote learning courses. We've been successfully delivering them for years, meaning we now boast an unparalleled teaching model for students across the country and beyond. You'll have support from the very best industry experienced staff; they will be on hand throughout the entirety of the course to guide both your learning and your onwards learning or career following the course. The beauty of these programmes is that you can take part in a way that fits around your life, channelling all your newly acquired knowledge straight into use within your current position.

Is there anything else I need to know?

There are no formal classes on this course.

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If you require further advice and guidance about any of the course costs and/or funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated IAG Advisor who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1299.