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Understanding Dignity & Safeguarding in Adult Health & Social Care TQUK Level 2 Certificate (Distance Learning)



Understanding Dignity & Safeguarding in Adult Health & Social Care NCFE Level 2 Certificate (Distance Learning)

This qualification aims to give you the knowledge and understanding of the key principles of dignity, duty of care and safeguarding as applied to adult health and social care.
You will investigate the principles and how they are applied in everyday work contexts. You will also have an opportunity to examine the dilemmas that can arise and the consequences when these principles aren’t upheld

All of the Level 2 courses are free. These courses last up to 16 weeks and you can start them at any point throughout the year, and complete them in your own free time.

Course Information

Course content

This programme consists of four units:

  • Understanding Safeguarding in Adult Heath and Social Care
  • Principles of Dignity in Adult Health and Social Care Practice
  • Understand Duty of Care in Adult Heath and Social Care
  • Understand Dilemmas and Public Concerns in Adult Health and Social Care
Assessment methods

Written assignments (online or paper-based).


You will gain:

  • Understanding Dignity & Safeguarding in Adult Health & Social Care TQUK Level 2 Certificate
Further study and career options

There are several next steps that you can take. You can go on to study another Level 2 distance learning course or a Level 3 one. Alternatively, you could enrol on to our Access to Higher Education course or other further education courses (subject to entry requirements).

Additional information

Please note that an administration charge of £100 will be charged if learners do not complete the course within the allocated 16 weeks.

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To apply for this course please email and a member of our team will get back to you with more details.

Available Courses
Distance Learning Generic BCG
Starts: Various
Type: Distance Learning
Length: 16 weeks

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Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

At Bedford College, we are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.


We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.