Health and Social Care Courses

5E Ltd offers the following Health and Social Care courses at Level 2, Level 3 and Level 5. These qualifications are accredited by Pearson Edexcel and are designed to provide an all-round thorough understanding of roles, responsibilities, equality, development, safeguarding, protection and handling of data amongst many other aspects within the Health and Social sector.

For more information on the following qualifications please call on 0208 885 9475

These courses may form part of a funded Apprenticeship Programme of study* – click here for more details

*eligibility criteria applies

Edexcel Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England

This qualification is to guide and assess the development of knowledge and skills relating to the health and social care workforce. This qualification confirms competence in these areas for roles such as:

  • Care assistants/support workers/key workers in residential settings, domiciliary services, or day services
  • Healthcare assistants/support workers in community and primary care environments or acute health environments
  • Support workers in supported living projects
  • Community-based care assistants/ support workers/key workers, including those working in specialist areas eg dementia, learning disabilities
  • Personal assistants employed directly by the individual they support or their families
  • Emerging new types of workers and multidisciplinary health roles crossing traditional service barriers and delivery models
Mandatory Units Assessment Level Credit Value
Introduction to Communication in Health, Social Care Work based 2 3
Introduction to personal development in Health, Social Care Work based 2 3
Introduction to Equality and Inclusion in Health, Social Care Work based 2 2
Introduction to Duty of Care in Health, Social Care Work based 2 1
Principles of Safeguarding and Protection in Health, Social Care Work based 2 3
The role of the Health and Social Care Worker Work based 2 2
Implement person centred approaches in Health and Social Care Work based 2 5
Contribute to Health and Safety in Health and Social Care Work based 2 4
Handle information in Health and Social Care Settings Work based 2 1

 

Edexcel Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England

Note: You must be employed to take this qualification

This qualification is to guide and assess the development of knowledge and skills relating to the health and social care workforce. This qualification confirms competence in these areas for roles such as:

  • Senior care assistants/support workers/key workers in residential settings, domiciliary services, day services
  • Senior healthcare assistants / support workers in community care, primary care, and acute health environments
  • Senior support workers in supported living projects
  • Community-based senior care assistants/ support workers/key workers, including those working in specialist areas eg dementia, learning disabilities
  • Personal assistants employed directly by the individual they support or their families
  • Emerging new types of workers & multidisciplinary health roles crossing traditional service barriers and delivery models
Mandatory Units Assessment Level Credit Value
Promote Communication in Health, Social Care Work based 3 3
Engage in personal development in Health, Social Care Work based 3 3
Promote Equality and Inclusion in Health, Social Care Work based 3 2
Principles for implementing duty of Care in Health, Social Care Work based 3 1
Principles of Safeguarding and Protection in Health, Social Care Work based 2 3
The role of the Health and Social Care Worker Work based 2 2
Promote person centred approaches in Health and Social Care Work based 3 6
Promote and Implement Health and Safety in Health and Social Care Work based 3 6
Promote good practice in handling information in Health and Social Care Settings Work based 3 2

 

Edexcel Level 5 Diploma inLeadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services (England)

Note: You must be employed to take this qualification

This work-based qualification is aimed at learners who are working, or want to work, in management and advanced practice of health and social care and children and young people’s services.

This framework and its pathways are relevant for job roles such as:

  • Managers of residential services
  • Assistant managers of residential services
  • Assistant managers
  • Senior Care workers
  • Day service managers
  • Day service assistant managers
  • Managers of domiciliary services
  • Assistant managers of domiciliary services
  • Managers of community based services
Mandatory Units (Both Pathways) Awarding Body Unit Number Credit Value
Use and Develop Systems that Promote Communication Edexcel 1 3
Promote Professional Development Edexcel 2 4
Champion Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Edexcel 3 4
Develop Health and Safety and Risk Management Policies, Procedures and Practices in Health and Social Care or Children and Young People’s Settings Edexcel 4 5
Work in Partnership in Health and Social Care or Children and Young People’s Settings Edexcel 5 4
Undertake a Research Project within Services for Health and Social Care or Children and Young People Edexcel 42 10

You can select one of two pathways based on your job role:

Adults’ Residential Management Pathway 1 (Mandatory Units)

Title Awarding Body Unit Number Credit Value
Manage Health and Social Care Practice to Ensure Positive Outcomes for Individuals Edexcel 12 5
Safeguarding and Protection of Vulnerable Adults Edexcel 13 5
Lead and Manage Group Living for Adults Edexcel 14 5
Understand Safeguarding of Children and Young People (for those working in the adult sector) Edexcel 15 1
Lead Person-Centred Practice Edexcel 16 4
Lead and Manage a Team within a Health and Social Care or Children and Young People’s Settings Edexcel 9 7
Develop Professional Supervision Practice in Health and Social Care or Children and Young People’s Edexcel 10 5

Adults’ Residential Management Pathway 1 (Optional Units)

Title Awarding Body Unit Number Credit Value
Recruitment and Selection within Health and Social Care or Children and Young People’s Settings Edexcel 19 3
Manage Induction in Health and Social Care or Children and Young People’s Settings Edexcel 22 3
Facilitate Change in Health and Social Care or Children and Young People’s Settings Edexcel 23 6
Understand How to Manage a Team Edexcel 30 3
Develop Procedures and Practice to Respond to Concerns and Complaints Edexcel 18 6
Lead Active Support Edexcel 43 5
Understand the Process and Experience of Dementia Edexcel 32 3

Adults’ Management Pathway 2 (Mandatory Units)

Title Awarding Body Unit Number Credit Value
Manage Health and Social Care Practice to Ensure Positive Outcomes for Individuals Edexcel 12 5
Safeguarding and Protection of Vulnerable Adults Edexcel 13 5
Understand Safeguarding of Children and Young People (for those working in the adult sector) Edexcel 15 1
Lead Person-Centred Practice Edexcel 16 4
Lead and Manage a Team within a Health and Social Care or Children and Young People’s Settings Edexcel 9 7
Develop Professional Supervision Practice in Health and Social Care or Children and Young People’s Edexcel 10 5
Assess the Individual in a Health and Social Care Setting Edexcel 17 6

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