Level 4 Diploma In Adult Care

About the course

The course is design to equip Lead Practitioner with an in-depth knowledge and skills in their area of responsibilities which will allow them to lead in areas such as care needs assessment, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, rehabilitation and enablement, telecare and assistive technology.

Course Structure:

The duration of this programme is 24 months, and students are expected to attend all the monthly training sessions with their assigned tutor at Croydonsam Training. Alongside the 24 months programme, your assigned tutor will support you to complete and achieve your level 3 diploma + Functional skills Maths and English level 2. 

As part of the programme, reviews will be held every 8-12 weeks with your assigned tutor. These reviews are important as they will support you to gather the relevant evidence for your portfolio which will include direct observations.

Your employer will be informed of your progress on a regular basis including your readiness to undertake the end point assessment.

Course Content: 

The course covers several topics including:

    • Facilitate planning to ensure positive outcomes for individuals
    • Person-centred assessment


  • How to work effectively with your team.
  • To work professionally



 What are the entry requirements?

Math and English GCSEs C/4 or above or Functional skills level 2

Apprentices without English or Math’s at Level 2 must achieve this prior to taking the end point assessment.

If you are interested in this apprenticeship you can apply on our website by clicking here via the Apprenticeship Vacancies page.

Assessment Method:

Portfolio of evidence using various methods such as observation, witness testimony, profession discussion and EPA

Qualification: Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care

Course Mode: Full time

Progression route?

On completion of this programme, you can progress to level 5 apprenticeships.