The following qualifications are available for the adult social care workforce, from entry level into the sector and career progression. Click on the links below to find out more about each qualification.
What are approved qualifications?
Approved qualifications have been developed in partnership with employers and Awarding Organisations, in line with our specifications and checked by Skills for Care for consistency.
See a list of approved qualifications
Employers can claim money towards the costs of employees completing adult social care qualifications and learning programmes from the Workforce Development Fund. Only qualifications approved by Skills for Care can attract funding from the Workforce Development Fund.
We can help you to find high quality learning providers. Skills for Care Endorsement is a mark of quality given to learning providers who deliver high quality learning and development to the adult social care sector.
Search for endorsed providers in our online directory.