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Level 2 Award in the Prevention and Control of Infection (QCF) 
 
Who is this course suitable for? 
Anyone wanting to work as health care assistants, health care workers or social care workers with adults or children and young people. 
 
 
What are the entry requirements? 
You should be at least 16 years old.  
 
How many credits are required to complete it? 
The Award requires 7 credits. 
 
 
How will I be assessed? 
You will be assessed by your tutor or assessor using a range of methods. This could include: written assignments or tasks such as designing a leaflet or booklet, charts or diagrams or setting up an information board. 
 
 
Do you need to be working to take the qualification? 
No, as this is a knowledge only qualification. 
 
 
How long does it take to complete? 
You can usually complete it in under 6 months. 
 
 
What related qualifications can you progress to? 
The Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care. 
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