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Apprenticeship Level 3 Adult Care Worker

Apprenticeship Level 3 Adult Care Worker


Health and Social Care

L3 Adult Care Worker


As part of this Apprenticeship you will be leading frontline care for vulnerable adults within their own homes, day care centres, residential and nursing homes and other healthcare settings.


  • Adult care practices, principles and standards – including care planning, duty of care, professional boundaries and individual dignity and respect
  • Supporting individual physical and mental well-being to help people live as independently as possible – including individual control and choice and person centred care
  • Safeguarding – including addressing personal rights and safety, dealing with abuse, comments and complaints and whistleblowing
  • Leadership and team management – including monitoring and reviewing care plans and encouraging others to comply with regulations, policies and procedures
  • Communication skills – including advocacy, confidentiality and verbal, non-verbal and written communication
  • Health and safety practices and standards within a care environment – including dealing with accidents, fire safety, hazardous substances and infection control.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements are a Level 2 qualification in a relevant subject or relevant work experience depending on the employer

Mode of Study


Course Features

Level 3


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