Calling all AFG Learners

We’re pleased to announce AFG are now accepting applications for the 2014 intake on the QCF Level 3 Health & Social Care Diploma programme for existing staff members.

The QCF Level 3 Health & Social Care Diploma equips learners with advanced skills and knowledge needed to support others in a broad range of health or social care settings.

Who is it for?
We have 50 places available on the qualification for current AFG Support Workers.

What does the qualification cover?
9 mandatory units and a choice of up to 8 optional units. Learners can select from around 100 optional units across 3 different pathways – generic, learning disability or dementia.

  1. Promoting Communication
  2. Personal Development
  3. Equality and Inclusion
  4. Implementing Duty of Care
  5. Safeguarding
  6. Role of Health and Social Care Worker
  7. Person Centred Approaches
  8. Health and Safety
  9. Information Handling

How is it assessed?
By AFG’s internal Assessment Centre following Edexcel assessment guidelines.

How long does it take to complete?
9 months

What are the benefits?
This is a development opportunity that will see learners expand their role by taking on extra responsibilities to meet assessment criteria. Completion will actively support a learner’s further professional development in the health and social care sector.

How to apply
Applications are open until 12 September, with the course starting in October 2014.

QCF Level 3 Health and Social Care application form
QCF Level 3 Health and Social Care application checklist

Completed application forms can be sent by post or electronically addressed to:

Angela Buckley,
Learning & Development Administrator
Learning & Development
Alternative Futures Group
Lion Court,
Kings Drive,
Kings Business Park,
Prescot,
L34 1BN

Email: angela.buckley@afg2017.wpengine.com

OR

Peter Grace,
Qualifications Centre Manager
Learning & Development
Alternative Futures Group
Lion Court,
Kings Drive,
Kings Business Park,
Prescot,
L34 1BN

Email: peter.grace@afg2017.wpengine.com

For more information please contact:

Peter Grace,
Qualifications Centre Manager
Email: peter.grace@afg2017.wpengine.com
Mobile: 07833 050401