Health and Social Care

If you work in the Health and Social Care sector, we have a range of courses suited to you. These include Infection Prevention and Control, Drug and Alcohol Awareness and an Introduction to Learning Disabilities, as well as courses in Safeguarding and Mental Health.

Our range of FREE courses are available to learners who live in Lancashire. For residents outside of Lancashire fees will apply, please enquire.

  • Award in Drug and Alcohol Awareness Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    This online course is to raise you an awareness of: The impact of alcohol abuse on themselves and others. They will learn about the strength of different alcoholic drinks, the causes of excessive use of alcohol and will also learn about agencies that can help/support those abusing alcohol. The types of drug available, their effect on users and the impact of drug misuse on those linked to drug user, the user’s own health and finally, issues associated with withdrawal from drug use. 15 hours onl...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
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  • Award in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    This Level 1 introductory course provides you with a basic knowledge of the adult social care sector. It covers the type of job roles and services within it, the role of communication and the importance of valuing the individuals being cared for....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      TUE - 12/01/2021
      09:30 to 12:30
      10 week course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
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  • Awareness of Protection and Safeguarding Adults, Children and Young People Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      17 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
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  • Certificate in Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health Level 2
    Health and Social Care

    The awarding body for this qualification is Cache and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning.This qualification is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to understand the approaches to care and support of those with mental health problems.
     

    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: £230.00
    • The Waterside Centre
      THU - 07/01/2021
      09:30 to 12:30
      11 week course
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: £230.00
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  • Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses Level 2
    Health and Social Care
    The purpose of this course is to increase learners’ knowledge and understanding of common childhood illnesses to enable them to support the development and wellbeing of infants and children they support/care for....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      TUE - 05/01/2021
      09:30 to 12:30
      11 week course
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: £230.00
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  • Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent Level 2
    Health and Social Care
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      7 Places Remaining
      Cost: £230.00
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  • Certificate in Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs Level 2
    Health and Social Care

    The awarding body for this qualification is Cache and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning.This qualification is designed for a wide range of learners who wish to understand the approaches to care and support of those with mental health problems.
     

    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • The Waterside Centre
      THU - 07/01/2021
      13:00 to 16:00
      11 week course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: £230.00
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  • Counselling Skills - Level 2 Certificate
    Health and Social Care
    The Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills is an intensive course requiring hard work and dedication.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Accrington and Rossendale College
      TUE - 26/01/2021
      09:30 to 15:00
      18 week course
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: £470.00
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  • Dementia Awareness
    Health and Social Care
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 25/01/2021
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      8 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      MON - 01/03/2021
      09:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      15 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
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  • Emotional Resilience
    Health and Social Care
    The aim of this short online course is to provide the you with your understanding to identify your own personal strengths and weaknesses in relation to their emotional resilience. It also helps you to examine things that can be done for improvement in this area and developing an action plan and how to implement this.
    12 hours online flexible learning.
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      10 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      Few Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
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  • Get into Working in the Health & Social Care Sector
    Health and Social Care
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MULTIPLE DAYS PER WEEK starting - 18/01/2021
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      MULTIPLE DAYS PER WEEK starting - 01/02/2021
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      MULTIPLE DAYS PER WEEK starting - 22/02/2021
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      MULTIPLE DAYS PER WEEK starting - 08/03/2021
      20+ Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
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  • Health and Social Care Certificate Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    The purpose of this qualification is to introduce learners into health and social care. The course looks at types of organisations, roles and skills required as well as career opportunities across the sector. It will look at skills and knowledge to develop prior to moving into further employment or education....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Lancashire Adult Learning
      THU - 14/01/2021
      09:30 to 12:30
      10 week course
      6 Places Remaining
      Cost: £95.00
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  • Infection Prevention and Control in Health and Social Care Level 2
    Health and Social Care
    The awarding body for this qualification is Open Awards and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning. This individual unit is part of the Health Care Professions qualification suite at level 2. The aim of this course is to provide the learner with a clear understanding of their role in infection prevention and control and its importance within Health and Social Care and Children and Young Peoples Settings. ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
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  • Introduction to Autism Spectrum Condition Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    The awarding body for this qualification is Cache and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning. The aim of this course is to provide learners with an understanding of Autism Spectrum Condition, person-centred approach and knowledge of the importance of relevant communication skills when working with individuals on the Autistic Spectrum....
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      17 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      18 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      19 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
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  • Introduction to Dementia Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    This online course will provide learners with an understanding of dementia, a person-centred approach and knowledge of the importance of relevant communication skills when working with individuals
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 16/11/2020
      18:00 to 21:00
      5 week course
      19 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
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  • Introduction to Learning Disabilities Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    The awarding body for this qualification is Cache and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning. The aim of this course is to provide the learners with an understanding of Learning Disabilities, a person-centred approach and knowledge of the importance of relevant communication skills when working with individuals with learning disabilities. ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      19 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      12 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      19 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
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  • Level 2 Certificate and Diploma in Skills for Health and Care Professions, Childcare and Wellbeing Pathway
    Health and Social Care

    The awarding body for this qualification is Open Awards and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning. The Childcare and Wellbeing Pathway is part of the Health Care Professions Qualification at level 2.
     

    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: £230.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: £230.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      20 Places Remaining
      Cost: £230.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Mental Health Awareness Level 1
    Health and Social Care
    ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      19 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      16 Places Remaining
      Cost: £45.00
    = Can I get help with my fees?
  • Understanding of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    Health and Social Care
    The awarding body for this qualification is Cache and it will be accredited through Lancashire Adult Learning. The aim of this course is to provide you with an understanding of ADHD, some of the possible causes, who can be affected by ADHD and also how it could be managed. ...
    Forthcoming Start Dates
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      19 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      Flexible Start Dates
      17 Places Remaining
      Cost: FREE
    = Can I get help with my fees?

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