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Adults Support Worker Course - CPD Accredited

Adults Support Worker Course Accredited By Qualified Professionals | Tutor Support | Lifetime Access | Flexible Study


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Price
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£10 inc VAT (was £199)
Offer ends 03 April 2020
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
3 Hours
Access to content
Lifetime access
Qualification
No formal qualification
CPD
2 CPD hours / points
Additional info
  • Tutor is available to students

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Overview

Are you interested in learning about psychology of older age individuals? Do you want to know better about their needs, goals and to understand them better? Is your first step towards a professional career as a carer or a psychologist, or you just want to learn how to care for your elderly relative in your own home? Then this is the perfect course to kickstart your career in the field of adult psychotherapy and counselling.

Whether you are self-taught and you want to fill in the gaps for better efficiency and productivity, this adults support worker course will set you up with a solid foundation to become a confident adults counsellor and develop more advanced skills.

This comprehensive adults support worker course is the perfect way to kickstart your career in the field of adults counselling. This accredited adults counselling course will give you a competitive advantage in your career, making you stand out from all other applicants and employees.

As one of the leading course providers and most renowned e-learning specialists online, we’re dedicated to giving you the best educational experience possible. This adults support worker course is crafted by industry expert, to enable you to learn quickly and efficiently, and at your own pace and convenience.

Upon completion of this adults support worker course, you will learn:

  • What is the Alzheimer’s disease and dementia
  • How we stereotype older people and how it affects them
  • What is developmental psychology and what is substance abuse in older people
  • How to improve health in older age and when is too late to exercise and eat healthier
  • And so much more.

How Will I Benefit?

  • Boost your career in adults counselling
  • Deepen your knowledge and skills in your chosen field just in hours not years!
  • Study a course that has been designed by industry professionals.
  • Save money and time by studying your convenient time
  • Have access to a tutor whenever you are in need

So, what are you thinking about! Start getting the benefits by enrolling today!

CPD

2 CPD hours / points
Accredited by The CPD Accreditation Group

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Description

Adults Support Worker Course Accredited By Qualified Professionals

Why Choose Lead Academy:

  • Lifetime Access
  • High-quality e-learning study materials
  • The UK and globally recognised qualification
  • Self-paced, no fixed schedules
  • 24/7 customer support through email
  • Available to students anywhere in the world
  • No hidden fee
  • Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform

The adults support worker is a popular training course, ideal for anyone who is looking to kickstart their career as a adults support worker, as well as professionals who want to test their existing skills and knowledge. If you want to gain an in-depth understanding of adults support worker, then this program is perfect for you.

Our online courses come with lifetime access with no time limit for completion. Each course is fully accessible from a tablet, mobile or laptop, as long as there is a secure internet connection.

We pride ourselves on our supportive network of dedicated instructors and attentive customer service team who are dedicated to assisting you through your learning journey. Contact them at any time via email should you have any questions or queries.

Course Syllabus:

We have divided the adults support worker course into 25 user-friendly modules, covering all fundamental areas of adults support worker to provide learners with the relevant skills and industry knowledge to take their career to the next level.

This comprehensive adults support worker course includes the following modules:

The following module of the adults support worker course will set you up with a solid foundation in the adults support worker industry and give you the essential skills you need to get yourself job-ready!

Introduction

  • Introduction To The Course

Introduction to Psychology of Older Age

  • What is ‘Developmental Psychology’?
  • What is ‘Gerontology’?
  • What we consider as ‘old age’
  • What is ‘ageing’ and how it happens

Psychology of Older Age

  • Common stereotypes of older people
  • How stereotyping affects older people
  • Life stages and Theories
  • What do we look forward to in our older age?

The following module of the adults support worker course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to boost your career prospects and build a successful career in the adults support worker profession.

Mental Health and Old Age

  • Memory-related issues
  • Learning disabilities
  • Alzheimer’s disease and Dementia
  • Chronic illness and Disabilities
  • Substance abuse (addictions)

The Quality of Life

  • What is ‘Quality of Life’?
  • Loneliness factors in the elderly population
  • Coping with grief and bereavement
  • ‘Mild’ and ‘severe’ depression
  • Fear of dying (‘death anxiety’)

The following module of the adults support worker course is designed for anyone taking the first steps into their career, looking to enhance their professional skills on the adults support worker.

Improving Health and Wellbeing

  • The effects of exercising
  • Is it worth eating ‘healthy’ in older age?
  • What else affects ‘health’ and ‘wellbeing’?
  • Caring for older people

Certification

On successful completion of the adults support worker course, you will be eligible to obtain a verifiable certificate as proof of your new qualification. This means that you/your employer can verify your qualification through our website. Certificate can be obtained in PDF version at a cost of £10, and there is an additional fee to obtain a printed copy certificate which is £24.

Who is this course for?

Adults Support Worker Course Accredited By Qualified Professionals

This comprehensive course is suitable for anyone looking to improve their job prospects or aspiring to accelerate their career in this sector and want to gain in-depth knowledge of adults counselling.

This adults support worker course is felicitous for those, who want to be the best in their jobs.

Whether you are completely new to the field or are an aspiring professional, the adults support worker course will help open doors to a wide range of professions within your chosen field, helping you to stand out to employers with an accredited qualification that can be used to enhance your CV.

Requirements

Adults Support Worker Course Accredited By Qualified Professionals

  • There are no academic entry requirements for this adults counselling course, and it is open to students of all academic backgrounds.
  • As long as you are aged seventeen or over and have a basic grasp of English, numeracy and ICT, you will be eligible to enrol.

Career path

This adults support worker course opens a brand new door for you to enter the relevant job market and also provides you with the chance to accumulate in-depth knowledge at the side of needed skills to become flourishing in no time. You will also be able to add your qualifications to your CV, enhance your career and become more competitive in your chosen industry.

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