Diploma in Adult Care

Diploma in Adult Care

image description

Diploma in Adult Care

Assessment Requirements Portfolio of Evidence

This qualification is internally assessed and internally quality assured by Centre staff and externally quality assured by Innovate Awarding External Quality Advisors (EQAs).

Aims and Objectives of the Qualification

This qualification is designed to equip learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills required to work in a senior role with adults in an adult care setting. The qualification prepares learners to manage complex situations found in Adult Care, and to give advice and guidance to customers and service users of different care services, and is recognised by employers as conferring occupational competence at this level.

Entry Guidance

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.

This qualification is suitable for those who work within the adult care sector. It provides Learners with an opportunity to demonstrate their skills and knowledge in a range of senior roles across the sector.

Progression Opportunities

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress into:

  • IAO Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Adult Care (Coming soon)


For details on eligibility for government funding please refer to the following websites:

To see full qualification details you will need to log in or apply for an account here.

Back To Qualifications List