ADULT CARE UPDATE
The Level 4 and 5 Assessment plans for the Lead Practitioner and Leader in Adult Care require further amendments so therefore the standards will not be available for delivery on 1 January 2018.
In order to facilitate a smooth transition to the new standard and ensure continuity of apprenticeship provision at level 5:
This has been agreed between Skills for Care, awarding organisations and the adult care trailblazer group. The following links fully explain the revisions and the effect of not closing the existing framework:
Approval to deliver EPA services for new Management Standard
Details on our portfolio of support materials and resources
New qualifications available from 1 December 2017