NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Cancer Support

Qualification reference: 603/5860/9

Level: NCFE CACHE Level 2

  • Increase your knowledge and understanding of supporting adults living with cancer
  • Be awarded the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Cancer Support* – a nationally recognised qualification, regulated by Ofqual in England
  • Available to study online via the eAssessorPro platform

You can study this course from the comfort of your own home; in your own time and at your own pace; with helpful support and encouragement.

Course overview

A cancer diagnosis can be a daunting and overwhelming experience, making it crucial for individuals to access the appropriate levels of care and services when needed most. If you work in the Health and Social Care sector, this course will help you understand the significant long-term impact of living with cancer and the best ways to provide support. You will also gain knowledge about how to ensure individuals can access the right levels of care and services during their most critical times.


Unit Breakdown

  • Cancer awareness (D/618/1198)
  • Introduction to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer (H/618/1199
  • Introduction to cancer care and support (L/618/1200)
  • Introduction to end of life and bereavement care (R/618/1201)

Practical training

No practical training is required to complete this course.

*NCFE registration fee applies – See Level and Qualifications