Level 2 Care Diploma

Level 2 Care Diploma

Level 2 Care Diploma

Level 2 Care Diploma

Level 2 Care Diploma

Part Time

Course Overview

This BTEC qualification provides evidence of competence in delivering care within a range of adult care services.  It is a work-based qualification and therefore you will need a supportive employer to allow assessment in the workplace.  It is usually completed over a 12-month period but course length may vary according to the setting and the nature of your job role.  You will be assessed by one of our highly-skilled and occupationally-competent members of staff.

Course Content

You will be allocated an assessor who visits the work setting every 4 to 6 weeks to support and guide you through your qualification. You will need to complete both mandatory units plus optional knowledge & competency units. The mandatory units include safeguarding and protection, personal development and
equality and inclusion.

Entry Requirement

  • You need to be aged 18+ to study this course.
  • There are no formal entry criteria, though a good standard of English and maths is required, which will be assessed at an initial assessment on enrollment. 
  • Learners need to be currently working in a care setting and have 3 months of work experience.


This diploma is delivered in the workplace using a variety of assessment methods, with competency evidence collected throughout the course.  Assessment methods include workplace observations, witness testimonies, professional discussion, oral and written questions and work product evidence.

Where does this course lead to

You can progress to a Level 3 Adult Care Diploma.

How to Enrol

To find out more information or to enrol please email workbasedlearning@bcot.ac.uk quoting the course reference.

Thank you for your interest in this course. To enrol on this course, a member of staff will arrange a meeting with you. Please click on the Form link below to leave your details.



Course Outline

Course Code: MXEL321

Study Mode: Part Time


Duration: 1 year

Start Date: Anytime

Day & Time: Flexible

Tuition Fees: TBC (previously £1850.00)

Registration Fees: £150.00

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