Working with us to train your existing workforce will enable you to equip your team with the skills required to ensure future business success and quality care provision for your service users. We offer two City and Guilds accredited Adult Health and Social Care diplomas that will enable your staff to progress to the next level diploma or promotion to job roles with more responsibility, alongside ILM management courses for the professional development of leaders in health and social care.

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Health & Social Care

It’s no secret that employing apprentices is positive for business.

In fact, 96% of employers that take on an apprentice report benefits, with apprentices bringing new ideas and energy to organisations, helping to provide a competitive edge.

At The Learning Foundry, we support businesses looking to recruit new members to their team or upskill existing staff through our range of high quality apprenticeship programmes.

Our apprenticeships in health and social care are ideal for candidates who are providing front line care for vulnerable adults in their own homes, day care centres, residential and nursing homes and other health care settings, whilst we also offer management-level qualifications for those in leadership positions.

Qualifications we offer:

Level 2 Health and Social Care (Adult Care Worker)

Course: Level 2 Health & Social Care (Adult Care Worker)

This qualification is ideal for those who are providing front line care for vulnerable adults in their own homes, day care centres, residential and nursing homes  and other health care settings. 

Benefits of this distance learning course:

  • Working to a high standard, including care planning, duty of care, professional boundaries and individual dignity and respect
  • Learn how to effectively support individual physical and mental well-being
  • Learn how to safeguard vulnerable adults
  • Discover how to follow health and safety practices and standards within a care environment
  • Learn how to communicate effectively

 

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We also offer accredited courses in Adult Social Care and Mental Health First Aid. If you would like to learn more about our accredited courses, please click here.

Level 3 Health & Social Care (Lead Adult Care Worker)

Course: Level 3 Health & Social Care (Lead Adult Care Worker)

This qualification is ideal for you if you are leading the front line care for vulnerable adults in their own homes, day care centres, residential and nursing homes and other health care settings. 

Benefits of this distance learning course:

  • Working to a high standard, including care planning, duty of care, professional boundaries and individual dignity and respect
  • Learn how to effectively support individual physical and mental well-being
  • Learn how to safeguard vulnerable adults
  • Discover how to follow health and saefty practices and standards within a care environment
  • Learn how to communicate effectively 
  • Find out how to lead a team effectively - including monitoring and reviewing care plans and encoruaging others to comply with regulations, policies and procedures

 

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We also offer accredited courses in Adult Social Care and Mental Health First Aid. If you would like to learn more about our accredited courses, please click here.

 

Business Admin Level 3

Course: Level 3 Business Admin

Ideal for individuals who work in administration or want to improve their administration or supervisory skills. Learners will be responsible for implementing, maintaining and improving administration services. They will engage with different parts of the business and demonstrate strong communication skills and the ability to problem solve and manage priorities.

Benefits of this distance learning course:

  • Develop the essential skills needed to succeed in the business environment
  • Gain a thorough understanding of the principles of administration
  • Contribute to the improvment of business performance
  • Develop the ability to manage personal and professional development

 

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Level 3 ILM Diploma for Managers

Course: ILM Diploma for Managers (Level 3)

Ideal for aspiring professionals taking their first step into line management, or those with some experience of managing a team or project to deliver clearly defined outcomes

Benefits of this distance learning course:

  • Develop a range of essential management skills applied and refined in a real working environment
  • Build the leadership capability to motivate teams and influence with confidence
  • Gain a broad understanding of key management and leadership theory to underpin and support growth and performance
  • Gain a recognised accredited, management qualification that is fully funded by the employer

 

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Level 5 ILM Diploma for Leaders and Managers

Course: ILM Diploma for Leaders and Managers (Level 5)

Ideal for individuals who manage teams or projects and are responsible for achieving operational or departmental goals and objectives as part of their organisation’s strategy

Benefits of this distance learning course:

  • Develop your ability to lead, motivate and inspire to drive better results
  • Use core management techniques to provide practical leadership and operational management skills
  • Benchmark your managerial capability against other professionals
  • Raise your professional profile within your organisation
  • Gain a recognised accredited, management qualification that is fully funded by the employer

 

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FREE WEBINARS

FREE WEBINARS

We're offering free one hour webinars ideal for managers in the health and social care sector via Microsoft Teams for up to 20 participants, including:

  • How to Recruit Staff Digitally
  • Making the Most of Microsoft Teams
  • How to Manage a Remote Working Team
  • Online Presentation Skills 
Distance Learning

Accredited distance learning

With excellent digital facilities and experienced tutors, we're perfectly placed to deliver distance learning qualifications. Our courses are knowledge-based and delivered via online learning platforms, and you'll get support from a dedicated assessor.  Accredited distance learning courses are a great opportunity to upskill, or as part of professional development.  Our qualifications include:

  • Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care 
  • Team Leading
  • Mental Health First Aid 

* We also offer bespoke care certificate courses, induction training on standalone topics and accredited emergency first aid training. 

 

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TLF - HSC Case Study

From Fashion to Compassion

Just a few short years ago, Jade Graham was a manager in a well-known shoe shop in Liverpool City Centre, successfully leading a team. Today, she is a part of the fight against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, a Mental Health Support Worker, wearing gloves, aprons and shields by day and studying via Distance Learning for her Level 3 Adult Social Care Diploma with us in the evenings.

 

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