Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care

Price: £1,500

A payment plan can be applied upon registration

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Duration: 12 Months (can be completed sooner)

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This qualification develops the knowledge and skills needed when working in care settings. It contains both mandatory and optional units allowing learners to tailor the qualification to meet their needs, interests, preferred progression paths and the context of their job role.

Who is it suitable for?

This qualification is designed for those who wish to work or are already working in health and social care settings in England.

How Many Credits Are Required To Complete The Qualification?

To be awarded this qualification, learners are required to successfully achieve 58 credits: 39 credits from the mandatory units and a minimum of 19 credits from the optional units. At least 35 credits must be achieved at level 3 or above.


Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to the following:

Lead adult care worker
Senior care support worker
Lead personal assistant

Further education
Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care
Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Adult Care