TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Caring for the Elderly

Qualification reference: 603/5097/0

Level: TQUK Level 2

  • Develop your knowledge and understand your knowledge relevant to working with the elderly
  • Be awarded the TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Caring for the Elderly * – a nationally recognised qualification, regulated by Ofqual in England
  • Available to study online via the EQUAL 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

This course is a comprehensive program designed to equip individuals with the essential knowledge and skills to provide excellent care for the elderly. It covers a broad range of topics, including health and wellbeing, common health issues, individual rights, risk minimization, and effective communication. Participants will also learn about common age-related conditions and how to communicate effectively with older adults.


Unit Breakdown

  • Principles of elderly care in the UK
  • Maintaining health and well-being in elderly care
  • Common health issues affecting individuals in elderly care
  • Individual rights in elderly care
  • Minimising risk in elderly care
  • Communication with the elderly Care

Practical training

No practical training is required to complete this course.

*TQUK registration fee applies – See Level and Qualifications