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Health and Social Care Level 2 at PDM Training and Consultancy Ltd

Course description

The Diploma is made up of a number of mandatory and optional units. Each unit is given a credit value and the learner must achieve a minimum number of credits to achieve the qualification. A PDM assessor will ensure that the learner’s chosen units achieve this minimum number of credits.

Course content


  • Introduction to Communication
  • Introduction to Personal Development
  • Introduction to Equality and Inclusion
  • Introduction to Duty of Care
  • Principles of Safeguarding and Protection
  • The Role of the Health and Social Care Worker
  • Implement Person-Centred Approaches in Health and Social Care
  • Contribute to Health and Safety
  • Handling Information


  • Purpose and Principles of Independent Advocacy
  • Understand Mental Well-being and Mental Health Promotion
  • Dementia Awareness
  • The Person-Centred Approach to Care and Support
  • Understand the Administration of Medication to Individuals
  • The Principles of Infection Prevention and Control
  • Causes and Spread of Infection
  • Principles of Positive Risk Taking
  • Understand Physical Disability
  • Administer Medications to Individuals and Monitor the Effects.
  • Support Care Plan Activities
  • Move and Position Individuals in Accordance with their Plan of Care
  • Promote Positive Behaviour
  • Support Individuals to Live at Home

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact PDM Training and Consultancy Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 15 September 2015
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