Distance Learning

Distance Learning

Part Time

We are offering free distance learning courses for anyone aged 19+.

You will gain a recognised qualification while you work from home.

For more information on our Distance Learning courses email distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Introduction:

This qualification will provide learners with additional knowledge when working within the health and social care sectors. Learners will gain specialist information regarding supporting individuals with personal care needs. Learners will study information related to personal hygiene, but also the consequences of poor personal care including risks to pressurised skin areas and sepsis.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand Person-Centred Care

Understand how to Support Personal Hygiene

Understand Pressure Area Care

Understand Foot Care for Individuals

Understand how to Support Individuals to Maintain Oral Health

Understand Sepsis

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

An eagerness to develop further knowledge on how to support an individual with personal care needs to the highest standard.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Introduction:

This qualification will enable learners to increase their understanding of Technology Enabled Care (TEC) and how it can enable individuals to live independently and improve their quality of life. Learners will develop their knowledge of person-centred care in relation to TEC, legislation and safeguarding information and how to provide individuals with support in regards to independence, health and well-being.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Introduction to Technology Enabled Care

Understand a Person-Centred Approach to Technology Enabled Care

Understand Roles and Responsibilities in Relation to Technology Enabled Care

Introduction to Legislation, Safeguarding and Regulatory Requirements Relating to Technology Enabled Care

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

 You need:

An eagerness to ensure individuals supported achieve the best quality of life and live as independently as possible.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Introduction:

This qualification will provide learners with an understanding of the processes and requirements to create a business start-up. Learners will gain knowledge of the initial steps to take, will develop an awareness of their own business skills and will gain an increase in self-awareness and personal development.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Initial Steps for Business Start-Up

Marketing for a Business Start-Up

Legal and Financial Considerations for a Business Start-Up

Developing a Business Plan

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

An interest in the skills and knowledge needed to create a business start-up.


How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Introduction:

This qualification will provide learners with the knowledge and understanding of business improvement techniques which can be applied across many sectors and job roles. Learners will acquire knowledge of how to work effectively in a team, how to apply improvement techniques in the workplace, techniques that support a workplace and how to solve problems.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Safe and Effective Team Working

Workplace Organisation

Continuous Improvement (Kaizen)

Visual Management Systems

Problem Solving

Flow Process Analysis

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A keen interest in business improvement techniques or how to improve business performance.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Introduction:

This course will enable learners to develop an understanding of allergies, allergens and intolerances and how these are diagnosed and treated. They will also learn about the different types of food labels and how to keep individuals with allergies safe. Dependent on the learner’s preference, the course also includes modules for those working in the health and social care sector, people who work with children, and individuals who work in the service sector.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Mandatory:

Allergens, Allergies and Intolerances

Food Labelling

Optional:

Allergy Awareness for those Working with Children

Allergy Awareness for those Working in Adult Health and Social Care

Allergy Awareness for those Working in the Service Sector

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to develop your knowledge and understanding of allergies, causes of allergies and how to deal with a reaction.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by TQUK

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification aims to raise awareness of mental health and a range of mental health problems. The objective of this qualification is to develop the learner’s understanding of a range of mental health problems, which could be used to support their role in the workplace and their interactions with individuals with mental health problems.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding Mental Health.

Understanding Stress.

Understanding Anxiety.

Understanding Phobias.

Understanding Depression.

Understanding Post-Natal Depression.

Understanding Bipolar Disorder.

Understanding Schizophrenia.

Understanding Dementia.

Understanding Eating Disorders.

Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.

Understanding Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

Understanding Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to develop an understanding of mental health and the problems that

can cause mental ill-health.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Behaviour that Challenges in Children (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification will provide learners with a detailed understanding of behaviour that challenges in children, including assessments of behaviour and avoidance techniques. They will look at how different coexisting conditions can impact on behaviour that challenges and will learn how to support children who experience these complex behaviours.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Awareness of Behaviour that Challenges in Children

Principles of Intervention when Working with Behaviour that Challenges in Children and Young People

Behaviour that Challenges and Mental Health in Children

Behaviour that Challenges and Learning Disabilities

Behaviour that Challenges, Sensory Issues and Autism

Legislation Supporting Behaviour that Challenges in Children

How will I learn?

Full access to online units for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to develop an understanding of reasons children display challenging behaviour and how to support them.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by TQUK

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Bullying in Children and Young People (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification will enable learners to develop an understanding of bullying, including how to recognise signs of bullying and how to prevent it. They will learn about the definitions of bullying and cyber bullying, relevant legislation, the effects of bullying and the correct action to take once bullying is identified.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Principles of Bullying

Recognising Bullying in Children and Young People

Action to be Taken When a Child or Young Person is Being Bullied

Understand Government Guidelines for Bullying

How will I learn?

Full access to online units for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to develop an understanding of the importance of preventing bullying.How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by TQUK

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Care Planning (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification aims to develop learners’ knowledge and understanding of the principles and processes of person-centred thinking, planning and review. It will also provide learners with knowledge of how to work with individuals to carry out activities specified in their care or support plan, and how to thoroughly understand person-centred assessment, planning, implementation and review.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding Person-Centred Thinking and Planning.

Care Planning for the Care Worker.

Understanding Nutrition and Hydration in Health and Social Care Settings.

Principles of Supporting an Individual to Maintain Personal Hygiene.

Understanding Continence Care.

Principles of Supporting Sleep.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

This qualification is designed for learners who are looking to enter employment in, or progress within, a number of sectors where an understanding of care planning is important.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Caring for Children and Young People (Level 2)

Introduction:

This course will provide learners with the strategies that can be used to care for and protect children, correct procedures to follow when caring for children and young people and why it is essential to have an understanding of how to care for children properly. This qualification will give learners a basic understanding of childcare and education, parenting and babysitting. It will also help them to make an informed choice about working with children and young people.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Young Children’s Development.

The Value of Play for Young Children.

Importance of Play for Early Learning.

Safeguarding the Welfare of Children and Young People.

Use Food and Nutrition Information to Plan a Healthy Diet.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn and eagerness to care for children and young people either at home or through employment.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Common Health Conditions (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification aims to develop the learner’s knowledge and understanding of various common health conditions and how to monitor the health of individuals affected by health conditions. Learners will be more prepared to work or interact with those experiencing different health conditions.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand how to Contribute to Monitoring the Health of Individuals Affected by Health Conditions.

Understand Cardiovascular Disease.

Stroke Awareness.

Arthritis Awareness.

Understand Physical Disability.

Parkinson’s Disease Awareness.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

Learners need to be interested in starting work in,

or already working in health and social care, who would like an understanding of common health conditions and their effects on individuals.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Customer Service in Health and Social Care Settings (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification is designed for learners who want to develop an understanding of how to deliver effective customer service in health and social care settings. ‘Customers’ in this context refers to internal and external customers, including people who use services, their supporters, visitors, health professionals and providers of other services.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Preparing to Deliver Customer Service in Health and Social Care Settings.

Effective Communication for Health and Social Care.

Understand the Specific Needs of Customers Accessing Health and Social Care Services.

Teamwork in Health and Social Care Settings.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

This qualification is designed to act as an

introduction and enable learners to develop the knowledge and understanding required to work with customers within the health and social care sector.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification aims to give learners knowledge and understanding of the key principles of dignity, duty of care and safeguarding as applied to adult health and social care. Learners will investigate the principles and how they are applied in everyday work contexts. They will also have an opportunity to examine the dilemmas and consequences that can arise when these principles are not upheld.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

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 I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

An interest in working or the intention of working in adult health or social care and how key principles

can be upheld.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in End of Life Care (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification aims to develop the learner’s knowledge and understanding of how to work in end of life care, the role of the care worker in time of death and the loss and grief process.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand how to Work in End of Life Care.

Care Planning in End of Life Care.

Understand how to Provide Support to Manage Pain and Discomfort.

End of Life Care and Dementia.

Understanding the Role of the Care Worker in Time of Death.

Understand Loss and Grief in End of Life Care.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

The course is for individuals working in, or intending

to work in, healthcare and social care who want to

gain the knowledge and understanding of end of life care to support their role.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Equality and Diversity (Level 2)

Introduction:

The objectives of these qualifications are to help raise learners’ awareness of the issues surrounding equality and diversity and how to apply this awareness through their actions in society, the community and the workplace.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Equality and Diversity in Society.

Equality and Diversity in the Community.

Equality and Diversity in the Workplace.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to develop an awareness of issues surrounding equality and

diversity, for example as part of an induction programme or personal development.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Falls Prevention Awareness (Level 2)

Introduction:

The purpose of this qualification is to increase learners’ awareness and understanding of falls and their prevention, which will allow them to progress into or within employment in healthcare or social care settings. The objective of the qualification is to allow learners to gain knowledge and understanding of the impact and consequences of a fall, risks and hazards which contribute to falls and how to reduce the risk of falls.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Falls in Context.

The Risk Factors and Causes of Falls.

Falls Assessment and Prevention.

Managing Falls.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

This qualification is aimed at anyone working in a health care or social care environment, particularly those that support or have contact with older people who have an increased propensity to falls.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Improving Personal Exercise, Health and Nutrition (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification is designed for learners who wish to develop knowledge and understanding of how to improve their own personal exercise, health and nutrition. Learners will gain an understanding of the impact of diet, nutrition and exercise on their personal health. They will also learn about safe and appropriate exercise and the importance of personal motivation and setting goals and targets.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand Health, Well-being and Exercise.

Understand the Role of Nutrition in Exercise.

Plan and Prepare for Personal Exercise and Nutrition.

How will I learn?

Full access to online units for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness and commitment to gaining an understanding of how to develop a healthier lifestyle in terms of diet and fitness.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Information, Advice and Guidance (Level 2)

Introduction:

This course will enable learners’ to develop their understanding of effective communication techniques whilst evidencing competency to employers. They will learn how to keep accurate records and how to provide effective signposting and referrals.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Information, Advice or Guidance in Practice.

Developing Interaction Skills for Information Advice or Guidance.

Signposting and Referral in Information, Advice and Guidance.

Information, Advice or Guidance in Context.

Skills for Advice Practitioners.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to be able to convey various types of information and support various client groups with differing needs.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Lean Organisation Management Techniques (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification is designed for learners working in a business improvement role who wish to assess their knowledge and understanding through a formal certification route. The course will also be useful for those involved in a business, at all levels, who require a fundamental understanding of business improvement practices.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Lean Organisation Techniques in Business.

Business Improvement Tools and Techniques.

Working in Business Teams.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

It’s ideal for employees working in areas where the need for improvements to quality, processes and costs has been identified. It may also be suitable for those individuals looking to enter employment; this qualification will provide an underpinning knowledge and skill set that will be attractive to employers.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification provides an ideal taster for those who may be new to the sector or new to the world of work. It is accessible to learners of all ages who may want to understand more about working in health and social care. It aims to introduce some basic concepts of caring and preparation for employment in the sector.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Principles of Communication in Adult Social Care Settings.

Principles of Personal Development in Adult Social Care Settings.

Principles of Diversity, Equality and Inclusion in Adult Social Care Settings.

Principles of Safeguarding and Protection in Health and Social Care.

Introduction to Duty of Care in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings.

Understand the Role of the Social Care Worker.

Understand Person-Centred Approaches in Adult Social Care Settings.

Understand Health and Safety in Social Care Settings.

Understand how to Handle Information in Social Care Settings.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

An interest in the basic principles of the health care sector, or the course may also be suitable for those wanting to prepare for employment in the sector.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Principles of Business Administration (Level 2)

Introduction:

This course will provide learners with the underpinning knowledge that is required by employees to work in a range of different environments in a business administration role. Learners will develop essential knowledge of how to carry out administrative tasks such as how to manage information and supporting events. They will also learn how to apply their knowledge in a variety of industries and job roles.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Principles of Providing Administrative Services.

Principles of Business Document Production and Information Management.

Understand Communication in a Business Environment.

Understand Employer Organisations.

Understand how to Develop Working Relationships with Colleagues.

Understand how to Carry Out Business Administrative Tasks.

Understand how to Prepare Text.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

To be interested in working, or currently working in the business, administration or customer service sectors.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Introduction:

This qualification aims to provide learners with the underpinning knowledge that is required by employees to work in a range of different environments within a customer service role. Learners will develop essential knowledge of how to carry out customer service tasks, such as how to manage information and support events. Learners will also learn how to apply their knowledge in a variety of industries and job roles.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Principles of Customer Service and Delivery.

Understand Customers.

Understand Employer Organisations.

Understand how to Communicate with Customers.

Understand how to Handle Customer Information.

Understand how to Resolve Problems and Deliver Customer Service to Challenging Customers.

Understand how to Develop Customer Relationships.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

To be interested in progressing to a customer service role or to want to develop current customer service skills.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Principles of Warehousing and Storage (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification is designed for learners who want to enter and/or progress from entry roles in the Warehousing and Storage industries. Learners will develop the underpinning knowledge necessary to support them in their role in this sector. Completion of this qualification will support progression into employment or into higher level roles in the industry.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Introduction to Warehousing and Storage

Understand How to Receive and Store Goods

Understand How to Process Orders and Prepare them for Dispatch

Understand how to Check Stock and Update Records

Customer Service in Warehousing and Storage

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

An eagerness to enter employment, or to be currently working within the warehousing and storage industry.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/applyThis qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in the Principles of Dementia Care (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification aims to assist learners to develop their knowledge and understanding of the principles of caring for those with Dementia. It covers areas such as person-centred care, the influence of positive communication methods, issues around the use of medication for those with Dementia and the importance of providing appropriate activities.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Dementia Awareness.

Person-centred Approach to the Care and Support of Individuals with Dementia.

Factors that Influence Communication and Interaction for Individuals.

Understanding Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Dementia Care.

Administration of Medication to Individuals with Dementia.

Behaviour in the Context of Dementia.

Benefit of Engaging in Social Activities.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

This qualification can be used to support the underpinning knowledge and understanding needed for those working in, or towards, a dementia care role.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in the Principles of Team Leading (Level 2)

Introduction:

This course will enable learners with the ability to provide guidance, direction and instruction within a group, ultimately leading to more effective teamwork and motivated employees. They will learn how to manage a team effectively, a transferable skill which can be utilised in many different areas.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Principles of Team Leading.

Understand Business.

Understand How to Communicate Work-Related Information.

Understand how to Manage Performance and Conflict in the Workplace.

Principles of Equality and Diversity in the Workplace.

Understand how to Develop Working Relationships with Colleagues.

Understand Health and Safety Procedures.

Understand how to Develop and Deliver a Presentation.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to support your fellow employees to work to the best of their ability and feel confident and fulfilled within the workplace.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by TQUK

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Introduction:

This course aims to provide learners with information regarding mental health issues and relevant legislation regarding individuals with these conditions. The learner will also discover the roles and responsibilities for those working with individuals with mental health problems. They will learn about the care planning process, duty of care towards vulnerable individuals, and different treatment options available.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Mental Health and Mental Health Issues

Principles of the Mental Health Care Worker

Approaches to Care and Management in Mental Health

Understand Duty of Care in Adult Health and Social Care

Understanding Change and Support in Relation to Mental Health

How will I learn?

Full access to online units for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn about mental health issues or the professional role of an individual supporting those with mental health problems.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by TQUK

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Autism (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification with help to develop learners’ understanding of Autism and the principles of supporting individuals with Autism. It covers the person-centred approach and influence of positive communication methods, how to support positive behaviour and how individuals with Autism can be supported to live healthy and fulfilled lives.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Introduction to Autism.

Using a Person-Centred Approach to Support Individuals with Autism.

Communication and Social Interaction in Individuals with Autism.

Sensory Processing, Perception and Cognition in Individuals with Autism.

Supporting Positive Behaviour in Individuals with Autism.

Supporting Individuals with Autism to Live Healthy and Fulfilled Lives.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

This qualification is designed for learners who wish to develop an understanding
of Autism and how to support individuals with Autism.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification is designed to increase learners’ awareness and understanding of behaviour that challenges and its effects. Learners will develop in-depth knowledge of behaviour that challenges which could support progression onto other appropriate qualifications or into relevant employment in the health and social care sector.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand Behaviour that Challenges.

Understand How to Support Positive Behaviour.

Understand the Importance of Effective Communication and the Management of Behaviour that Challenges.

Understand the Role of Reflection and Support for those Involved in Incidents of Behaviour that Challenges.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to support and care for those who display challenging behaviour and an interest in learning about the reasons behind this behaviour.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/applyThis qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health (Level 2)

Introduction:

This course will provide learners with knowledge and awareness of children and young people’s mental health. They will gain an understanding of factors which may affect mental health including personal background or health conditions. They will also learn how to support children and young people with mental health issues, and how these issues can impact people’s lives.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand Children and Young People’s Mental Health in Context.

Understand Factors which may Affect Children and Young People’s Mental Health.

Understand Children and Young People’s Mental Health Concerns.

Understand the Impact of Children and Young People’s Mental Health Concerns.

Understand how to Support Children and Young People with Mental Health Concerns.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to assist and support children and young people with mental health problems, and an interest in the reasons behind the development of their issues.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses (Level 2)

Introduction:

The purpose of this qualification 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.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand how to Provide a Safe and Healthy Environment for Babies and Young Children.

Understand Common Childhood Illnesses.

Understand Health Emergencies and Specific Health Conditions in an Early Years Setting.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn about how to enable the development of children aged 0-5 years.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Data Protection and Data Security (Level 2)

Introduction:

The purpose of this qualification is to allow learners to demonstrate an understanding of data protection and data security. Students will gain an understanding of current data legislation, steps organisations might take to help protect data, how to protect their own data, how to protect ICT systems from common threats and will gain an understanding of the consequences of not protecting data and systems.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand current data protection legislation

Understand organisational procedures concerning data

Understand threats to ICT systems and data

Understand the consequences of not protecting data

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

An interest in, or be currently working in a role where data protection and data security knowledge is required.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification provides learners with underpinning knowledge in areas such as healthy eating, nutritional needs, weight management, eating disorders and food safety in the home environment. The qualification supports the Government drive to empower individuals to make healthy choices, a key focus of which is the need to educate and change behaviour on diet and nutrition to reduce the prevalence of obesity.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Explore Principles of Health Eating.

Consider Nutritional Needs of a Variety of Individuals.

Use Food and Nutrition Information to Plan a Healthy Diet.

The Principles of Weight Management.

Understanding Eating Disorders.

Principles of Food Safety for the Home Environment.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn about the benefits of a healthy lifestyle and how to promote and encourage this in others.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent (Level 2)

Introduction:

The purpose of this qualification is to increase the learner’s knowledge and awareness of the Prevent Duty and Safeguarding, including online safety. By completing the qualification, learners will develop

knowledge of safeguarding in an environment where they have a duty of care.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding the Prevent Duty.

Understanding Safeguarding.

Understanding Online Safety.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn and a keen interest in safeguarding within an educational setting primarily with young people.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties (Level 2)

Introduction:

This course will enable learners to support individuals with specific learning difficulties effectively. This qualification aims to give learners knowledge of different Specific Learning Difficulties, how they are diagnosed and how individuals can be supported.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand Specific Learning Difficulties.

Understand the Effects of Specific Learning Difficulties.

Understand the Diagnosis of Specific Learning Difficulties.

Understanding Supporting Individuals with Specific Learning Difficulties.

Understand the Context of Specific Learning Difficulties.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to support and care for those who have specific learning difficulties,
and how to enable them to live fulfilling lives.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines (Level 2)

Introduction:

This knowledge only qualification is designed for learners wishing to develop their understanding of the safe handling of medication. This course will provide them with knowledge which enables them to understand how to store, supply, and dispose of medications safely. They will also learn about correct and efficient record-keeping processes which will enable them to keep service users safe.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding Medication and Prescriptions.

Supply, Storage and Disposal of Medication.

Understand the Requirements for the Safe Administrations of Medication.

Record-keeping and Audit Processes for Medication.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to learn and eagerness to learn how to put the safe handling of medication into practice.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Workplace Violence and Harassment (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification will focus on the study of possible causes of violence in the workplace and how to reduce the risk of workplace violence and harassment. It will provide learners with an understanding of how organisational policies and procedures can contribute to a safe working environment and will also give an understanding of why workplace violence may occur and how the risk of workplace violence can be reduced.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Contribute to a Positive and Safe Working Environment.

Violence in the Workplace.

Understanding Aggression, Bullying and Harassment in the Workplace.

Understand Equality, Diversity and Inclusion within the Workplace.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

This qualification is designed for learners who want to increase their knowledge and understanding of workplace violence and harassment across any sector.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Working with Mental Health Needs (Level 2)

Introduction:

This course enables learners to gain skills and understanding of mental health needs which can improve the experiences of service users. They will learn how to identify mental health issues efficiently, enabling them to provide preventative care.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand the Role of the Mental Health Worker.

Mental Health and Mental Health Issues.

Understand Duty of Care in Adult Health and Social Care.

Approaches to Care and Management in Mental Health.

Understanding Change and Support in Relation to Mental health.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

A willingness to help those with mental health needs and an eagerness to learn how to support them to the best of your ability.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes (Level 2)

Introduction:

This course will provide learners with the ability to understand the causes of Diabetes, how to take simple lifestyle measures in order to prevent the development of the disease, and how to care for people with Diabetes.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand Diabetes.

Prevention and Early Intervention of Type 2 Diabetes.

Understand the Initial Care of Diabetes.

Understand the Treatment and Management of Diabetes.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online assessments which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

To be interested in working, or be intending to work, in healthcare and social care. The course will provide the knowledge and understanding of diabetes to support learners’ role in the workplace.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Understanding the Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification aims to help learners to understand the meaning and importance of infection control, the causes of infections, the conditions in which they thrive and the ways that they can be spread. Learners will also gain an understanding of the methods used to prevent and control the spread of infection.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Principles of the Causes and Spread of Infection in Health Care Settings.

Principles of the Importance of Personal Hygiene and Health in the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings.

Principles of Decontamination, Cleaning and Waste Management in Health Care Settings.

Principles of Infection Prevention and Control in a Health Care Setting.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

Learners who are working or intending to work in health care settings will be given knowledge and understanding of infection prevention and control to support their role in the workplace.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities (Level 2)

Introduction:

This qualification aims to give learners the necessary knowledge and understanding to work with individuals with learning disabilities or difficulties. They will explore the principles of safeguarding and positive risk taking and gain awareness of the autistic spectrum.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding the Context of Supporting Individuals with Learning Disabilities.

Principles of Safeguarding and Protection in Health and Social Care.

Introduction to Personalisation in Social Care.

Principles of Positive Risk Taking for Individuals with Disabilities.

Introductory Awareness of Autistic Spectrum Conditions.

Principles of Supporting Individuals with a Learning Disability to Access healthcare.

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant work booklets or online units which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

The objectives of this qualification are to prepare learners for employment and
to support a role where the individual may work or interact with people with
learning disabilities.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 2 Accredited Qualification
  • Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in the Principles of Customer Service (Level 3)

Introduction:

This qualification is designed to enable learners to develop the essential knowledge needed to provide effective customer service. The course covers the principles and practices of excellent customer service, how to retain customers and how to resolve customer complaints and problems. Learners will also develop an understanding of how customer expectations can be affected by the service provided.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understand the Customer Service Environment

Principles of Business

Understand how to Resolve Customers’ Problems or Complaints

Understand Customers and Customer Retention

Understand how to Monitor Customer Service Interactions and Feedback

Understand how Knowledge Resources and Service Partnerships Support Customer Service Delivery

Understand Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

How will I learn?

Online reading materials are provided for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant units which are completed as distance learning and submitted online to the college.

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

Learners need to have an interest in the underpinning knowledge needed to work in a range of environments within a customer service role.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by NCFE

  • Level 3 Accredited Qualification
  • You can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to fund your course or pay a full cost fee upfront. The course fee is £1265.
  • * £120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care (Level 3)

Introduction:

This qualification aims to provide learners with a definition of end of life care, explore common questions and themes and inform learners of the range of possible approaches to end of life care. It will also provide learners with an understanding of how to support a person’s familial, spiritual, social and emotional needs.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding End of Life Care

Communication During End of Life Care

Assessment and Care Planning in End of Life Care

Person Centred Approaches to End of Life Care

Care During the Final Hours of Life and Bereavement Care

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant workbooks or units which are completed as distance learning and submitted online or posted to the college.

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

This qualification is designed for anyone who is seeking to increase their knowledge of end of life care in a vocational setting. It’s aimed at those working in the healthcare sector whose job description includes caring for those who have a life-limiting illness.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 3 Accredited Qualification
  • You can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to fund your course or pay a full cost fee upfront. The course fee is £811.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in the Principles of Leadership and Management (Level 3)

Introduction:

This qualification is ideal for individuals who have management responsibilities but no formal training, and are serious about developing their abilities. It particularly supports practising team leaders seeking to move up to the next level of management, and managers who need to lead people through organisational change, budget cuts or other pressures.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Solving Problems and Making Decisions

Planning and Allocating Work

Understanding Conflict Management in the Workplace

Understanding Stress Management in the Workplace

Understanding Discipline in the Workplace

Understanding the Induction of new Staff in the Workplace

Understanding Performance Management

Understanding Organising and Delegating in the workplace

Leading and Motivating a Team Effectively

Understanding Leadership

How will I learn?

Full access to online units for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant units which are completed as distance learning and submitted online to the college.

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

This qualification is suitable for those who want to build leadership capabilities
such as strengthening their ability to motivate and engage teams, and manage relationships confidently.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by ILM.

  • Level 3 Accredited Qualification
  • You can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to fund your course or pay a full cost fee upfront. The course fee is £724.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Autism (Level 3)

Introduction:

This qualification is designed for learners who want to increase their knowledge and understanding of Autism. Successful completion of this qualification will allow learners to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of Autism, which would support progression onto appropriate qualifications and into employment within the health and social care sector.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Autism in Context

Positive Behavioural Support for Individuals with Autism

Understand Support and Management of Transitions for Individuals with Autism

Therapeutic Interventions and Support Available for Individuals with Autism and Co-occurring Conditions

Communication and Social Interaction with Individuals with Autism

Safeguarding and Resilience in Autism

How will I learn?

Full access to online units for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant units which are completed as distance learning and submitted online to the college.

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

This qualification is designed for learners who wish to increase their knowledge andunderstanding of Autism.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 3 Accredited Qualification
  • You can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to fund your course or pay a full cost fee upfront. The course fee is £811.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding Mental Health (Level 3)

Introduction:

This qualification is designed to increase learners’ knowledge and understanding of mental health and mental well-being. This qualification will focus on the study of mental health and mental well-being to support different occupational areas, and will offer breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge and understanding.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding the Context of Mental Health and Wellbeing

Promotion of Mental health and Wellbeing

Mental Health Problems: Associated Issues and Consequences

Understanding Mental Ill Health

Working in Mental Health

How will I learn?

Online reading materials are provided for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant units which are completed as distance learning and submitted online to the college.

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

This qualification is suitable for any learner who wants to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of mental health.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 3 Accredited Qualification
  • You can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to fund your course or pay a full cost fee upfront. The course fee is £811.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk

Certificate in Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care (Level 3)

Introduction:

This qualification enables learners to develop knowledge and understanding of caring for individuals with Dementia. Successful completion of the units will allow learners to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of Dementia and its effects.

What will you do?

This qualification covers:

Understanding Dementia

Understand how Person-Centred Approaches are used to Underpin the Care and Support of Individuals with Dementia

Principles of Communication and Interaction in Dementia Care and Support

Supporting Positive Interaction, Occupation and Activity in Dementia Care

Principles of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Dementia Care and Support

Understand how to Support Individuals with Dementia to Exercise Choice and Rights

Principles of the Administration of Medication and Well-being of Individuals with Dementia

How will I learn?

Module text books are provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How am I assessed?

Assessment involves completion of relevant workbooks or units which are completed as distance learning and submitted online or posted to the college.

What’s next?

Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

You need:

This qualification can be used to support the underpinning knowledge and understanding needed for those working in or towards a dementia care role.

How do I apply/enrol?

www.stockton.ac.uk/apply

This qualification is awarded by CACHE

  • Level 3 Accredited Qualification
  • You can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to fund your course or pay a full cost fee upfront. The course fee is £811.
  • * £120 withdrawal or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course.

For more information contact

Distancelearning@stockton.ac.uk