TQUK Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care

Qualification overview

One of the most popular health and social care qualifications, this level 3 diploma is ideal for those who work in a care setting and have a level of responsibility at work. This qualification will improve confidence and performance in your role by developing personal growth and engagement in learning. By completing this course, you will have the potential to boost your career opportunities and progress to level 4 and 5 qualifications for management and senior roles in health and social care.

What will you learn?

This qualification is suitable for care assistants, support and key workers in adult residential settings, day services, and domiciliary services. Healthcare assistants and support workers in primary care, in community environments, in acute health environments, and in ‘supported living’ initiatives and projects would also be ideal for this qualification.

Personal development

Equality, inclusion, safeguarding and protection

The role of a health and social care worker

Person centred approaches and good practice

Communication skills

Qualification structure

Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a Personal Tutor and a Learner Support Advisor.

Funding is available for the full cost of this qualification if you are aged 19-23. If you are 24 and above and paid more than £17,374.50 per year, you would usually have to pay 50% of the qualification cost.

However, because we are committed to giving you the qualifications you need when you need them, we have decided as business to waive the 50% fee that you would usually pay.

This means there will be no cost to you or your employer regardless of your age.

Course length

6 months (can be completed sooner)

Delivery method

Fully online

Support function

Virtual tutors

Fully funded

Placements available

The benefits

Choose when and where you study

This course is delivered via distance learning, which gives you the flexibility to choose when and where you study.

Gain a nationally recognised qualification

Upon successful completion of this course, you will have earned a nationally recognised qualification, opening different doors for your future.

Develop your career pathway

By completing this qualification, you can put your certificate towards establishing a long-standing career pathway within the healthcare sector.


Make an impact

We’re all about making an impact, be that individuals making an impact through their day-to-day work, or by organisations making their impact on our economy.

As a national training provider, we make this impact throughout the UK, with expertise in childcare, healthcare, business, and IT and digital skills.

To enrol, complete the form below, call us on 01753 596 004, or email us.

TQUK Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care