Acknowledgements and author biographies Walkthrough Mandatory Core Units: SHC 31 Promote communication in health, social care or children's and young people's settings SHC 32 Engage in personal development in health, social care or children's and young people's settings SHC 33 Promote equality and inclusion in health, social care or young people's settings SHC 34 Principles for implementing duty of care in health, social care or children's and young people's settings Mandatory Units for Health and Social Care Diploma: HSC 024 Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care HSC 025 Role of the health and social care worker HSC 036 Promote person-centred approaches in health and social care HSC 037 Promote and implement health and safety in health and social care HSC 038 Promote good practice in handling information in health and social care settings Optional Units: DEM 301 Understand the process and experience of dementia IC 01 The principles of infection prevention and control HSC 2028 Move and position individuals in accordance with their plan of care HSC 3020 Facilitate person-centred assessment, planning, implementation and review HSC 3022 Support individuals to live at home HSC 3038 Work in partnership with families to support individuals HSC 3048 Support individuals at the end of life Glossary Index
An easy-to-understand, comprehensive and motivating textbook which is fully tailored to the needs of work-based learners with activities directly linked to the assessment.
Caroline Morris is a widely experienced lecturer, assessor, verifier and consultant in the H&SC sector and has been heavily involved with the Diploma specification implementation and rewrite. She has H&SC EV experience with a range of awarding bodies, including EDI, Edexcel and OCR. Fiona Collier has co-written the underpinning knowledge and assessments for the Diploma specifications.