Adult Care Worker, Level Two Apprenticeship

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title Adult Social Care
Code 1158
Qualification Type Apprenticeship
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


This Apprenticeship is suitable for those working in roles such as a care worker, activity worker or personal assistant. The setting could be a residential or nursing home, domiciliary care, a day centre or a person’s own home. Some clinical settings may also be suitable.


Introduction to communication

Introduction to duty of care

Role of the health and social care worker

Handling information

Contributing to health and safety

How will it be delivered?

Through achievement of the Level 2 Diploma and through end point assessment. The synoptic end point assessment will include two distinct components. Firstly, the completion of a situational judgement test answered through a multiple choice exercise and secondly a professional discussion. 

Entry requirements

Many apprenticeships do not have formal entry requirements other than you must be working in an appropriate job. Call us for details of the entry requirements of the apprenticeship you're interested in. East Riding College does advertise some apprenticeships with a job attached on behalf of employers. Go to for details.

Your next steps...

You could progress to a level 3 care course or apprenticeship.