Build a qualification
If you know what qualification you want to build for your staff you
can go straight to it and begin to select the units most appropriate for
their job roles. The Skill Selector has qualifications at level 2, 3
Some units that make up the qualifications are mandatory - this means
that they have to be completed. Others are optional and provide a way
of putting together the perfect qualification for your staff. You can
select optional units by topic or subject areas.
Each unit has a credit level and qualifications have a minimum number
of credits required. The learner can do more units if the rules of
As well as keeping a count of the number of credits, the Skill
Selector will let you know if the units you have chosen are not
compatible or do not meet the required rules of combination to make the
qualification selected so you don't need to worry!
Remember the qualification you're building will provide the learner
with the opportunity to demonstrate knowledge and understanding in a
wider range of skills to complement their role – you don’t need to stop
at the minimum number. Some of these units will be able to transfer
across to other qualifications if appropriate to enhance future career
and skills development.
To build a qualification please select your choice from the qualifications available below.
The result is a qualification summary for you to print and discuss with your employee and training provider.
Below is a list of the different qualifications available in adult social care. Click on the title for more information.