Level 2 Diploma in Adult Care – (RQF) (previously known as QCF/NVQ)

Level 2 Diploma in Adult Care – (RQF) (previously known as QCF/NVQ) course is aimed at individuals working as a care assistant or support worker in any care settings or looking to volunteer in a care setting. This qualification confirms competence in these areas for roles such as:

  • Care Support Workers in Residential Settings
  • Healthcare Assistants in Community, Primary Care, and Acute Health Environments
  • Care Support Workers in Domiciliary Services, Supported Living or Day Services
  • Community-Based Support Workers

To achieve this qualification, learners must achieve a minimum credit value of 46 credits, of which 24 credits must be from the Mandatory Units, 7 credits from Group A Optional Units and a minimum of 15 credits from Group B Optional Units. Here are sample units we would be covering in order to successfully complete this qualification:

(There are over 70 units to choose from, depending on your role)


Mandatory units – 24 Credits                        

  • Communication in Health and Social Care
  • Introduction to Personal Development
  • Equality and Inclusion
  • Duty of Care
  • Safeguarding and Protection
  • Role of Health & Social Care Worker
  • Implement Person-Centered Approaches in Health & Social Care
  • Contribute to Health and Safety
  • Handle information in Health and Social Care Settings


Optional Units Group A (Minimum: 7 Credits)

  • The Principles of Infection Control and Prevention 3
  • Cause and Spread of Infection 2
  • Cleaning, Decontamination and Waste Management 2


Optional Units Group B (Minimum: 15 Credits)

  • Support Care Plan Activities    2
  • Support Individuals to Eat and Drink  2
  • Support Individuals to Meet Personal Care Needs 2
  • Support Individuals to Live at Home 4
  • Support Individuals with Specific Communication Needs 5
  • All candidates must be 16+ years old and have no criminal records.
  • Must already be working or volunteering within the health and social care

The Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children (90 credits) or a Foundation Degree.

4 – 6 months

Blended – Workplace Assessments (Paid/Voluntary Work Placement Required), Online and Tutor Support

Was £1,200.00, now £860.00 for a limited time only. You could pay in full or monthly

Payment Options

Please email info@flexlearn.co.uk to confirm when payment has been made