• Duration12 weeks
  • Awarding bodyNCFE


This course is designed for anyone who is interested in working within the adult heath and care industry.

Course Information

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Modules offered may vary.

Modules include:

  • Understanding Safeguarding in Adult Health & Social care
  • Principles of Dignity in Adult Health & Social Care
  • Understand Duty of Care in Adult Health & Social Care
  • Understand Dilemmas and Public Concerns in Adult Social Care

This course is a distance learning course and will be undertaken at home.

Entry requirements

This course is delivered and assessed online, those that apply will need internet access.

You will also need to have skills to be able to complete Level 2 written online assignments.

For each area of learning you will submit a series of assignments, these will be assessed by your personal tutor.

Personal tutors will provide you with feedback. Your personal tutor will also provide you with telephone and on line advice and support.

On successful completion of the course you will receive an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity & Safeguarding in Adult Health & Social Care.

You can progress onto the Level 2 Diploma Health & Social Care or the Level 3 Diploma Health & Social Care.

The College Careers Service is available to all our students. We can help you when deciding which course or option you wish to take. During your course we ensure you develop employability skills and gain relevant experience. We provide information, advice and support when completing your course and progressing to work or going into higher education. When applying for university we can provide support with the UCAS application and Student Finance.

All of our distance learning courses are free of charge.

Please enrol by clicking the ‘enrol now button’ at the top of this website page, or come along to the college and enrol in person.

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Health & Care

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Health and Care students have access to a realistic on-site health and care ward that replicates a hospital environment. This fantastic facility allows students to gain practical experience in hygiene and patient care, with access to a wide range of industry equipment. Courses are delivered by health and care professionals from a wide range of backgrounds.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive financial support service and bursary scheme to help you through your time at Middlesbrough College. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.


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