Level 2 Fully Funded Online Courses

Expression of Interest

We have a range of online fully funded SEND, SEMH and Safeguarding focused NCFE Level 2 courses that may be eligible for. These courses are flexible, online courses that you can complete from the comfort of your own home.  To be eligible for these courses you need to be aged 19+ on 31.07.19, currently employed, have been in the EU for at least 3 years and are currently residing in one of the boroughs listed below:

Barking & Dagenham Bexley Bromley
Camden City of London Enfield
Greenwich Hackey Haringey
Havering Islington Kensington & Chelsea
Lambeth Lewisham Newham
Redbridge Southwark Tower Hamlets
Waltham Forest Wandsworth Westminster 

If you are living in the correct area and you are interested in one or more of the courses, then please complete an Expression of Interest form. You will find a link to the document at the top and bottom of the blog. 

Please see the list of courses we offer below and a brief description of what you will be covering whilst completing the course:

Understanding Autism

Duration: 18 weeks – 6 units

During this course, you will learn what autism is and the theories used in diagnosing the condition. You will examine misconceptions associated with autism and effective support methods such as person-centred approach.

This online course also covers delays and difficulties in speech and the different strategies that can be used when communicating with an individual with autism.

Spilt into two workbooks and six sections, areas covered include:

  • Person-centred approach.
  • Communication and social interaction.
  • Triad of impairment.
  • Incorporating needs and preferences of individuals when providing support.
  • Sensory environment.
  • Bullying or exploitation.
  • Strategies to support an individual’s obsessions and special interests.
  • Barriers to autism.

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Understanding Autism as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism.

Awareness of Bullying in Children and Young People

Duration: 12 weeks – 4 units

This course is aimed at anyone looking to develop their understanding of bullying, including how to recognise that bullying is taking place and how to take action to stop it. This course is split into four manageable units:

  • Principles of bullying
  • Recognising bullying in children and young people
  • Action to be taken when a child or young person is being bullied
  • Understand government guidelines for bullying

Please note this is a fully online course and no workbooks will be provided in accompaniment. As a fully funded course we cannot offer Awareness of Bullying in Children and Young People as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded the TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Bullying in Children and Young People.

Understanding Behaviour that Challenges

Duration: 12 weeks – 4 units

During this course, you will learn what is meant by challenging behaviour and the different types of behaviour this might include.

Spilt into two workbooks and four sections, areas covered include:

  • Behaviour as expression.
  • Causes/influences of behaviour.
  • Triggers and patterns.
  • How to support positive behaviour.
  • Strategies to support individuals to manage their behaviour.
  • Behaviour support plan implementation.
  • Legislative framework.

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Understanding Behaviour that Challenges as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Behaviour that Challenges.

Caring for Children and Young People 

Duration: 15 weeks – 5 units

This course is suitable for anyone currently working with, or intending to work with, children and young people, or anyone who wishes to increase their understanding of care for these age groups. The qualification can also be used to complement a personal or voluntary role working with children and young people.

This course is split into five manageable units:

  • Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people
  • Importance of place for early learning
  • Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet
  • The value of play to young children
  • Young children’s development

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Introducing Caring for Children and Young People as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People.

Common Childhood Illnesses

Duration: 9 weeks – 3 units

This course is ideal for learners who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of common childhood illnesses. Anyone who aims to progress on to further qualifications and employment within the health and social care sector, particularly within an early years setting, will benefit from this course.

This course is split into three manageable units:

  • Understand how to provide a safe and healthy environment for babies and young children
  • Understood common childhood illnesses
  • Understand health emergencies and specific health conditions in an early years setting

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses.

Understanding Data Protection and Data Security

Duration: 8 weeks – 4 units

This course is ideal for learners who wish to improve their knowledge of data protection and data security.

This course is split into four manageable units:

  • Understand current data protection legislation.
  • Understood organisational procedures concerning data.
  • Understand threats to ICT systems and data.
  • Understand the consequences of not protecting data.

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Understanding Data Protection and Data Security as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Data Protection and Data Security.

Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health

Duration: 15 weeks – 5 units

This course will introduce you to the concept of mental health and how it applies to children and young people. You will gain an awareness of the factors affecting mental health at different stages of development and the impact mental health concerns have on children, young people and others.

Spilt into two workbooks and five sections, areas covered include:

  • Self-esteem.
  • Well-being.
  • Mental capacity.
  • Education, Health and Care (EHC) Plans.
  • Risk factors that may affect mental health.
  • Different types of abuse.
  • Long/short term effects.
  • Recovery model.

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health.

Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties

Duration: 15 weeks – 5 units

This course will develop your understanding of specific learning difficulties, the various types of difficulties an individual might face and how these challenges affect them and those around them.

Spilt into two workbooks and five sections, areas covered include:

  • ADHD/ADD.
  • Dyslexia.
  • Neurodiversity.
  • Phonological/auditory deficit.
  • Diagnosis of specific learning difficulties.
  • Prevention of discrimination.
  • Coping strategies

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties.

Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent

Duration: 9 weeks – 3 units

Terrorism has become part of everyday life and extremism and radicalisation are reported in almost every news cycle. During this course, you will learn about the prevent duty which was developed to reduce the threat of terrorism in the UK.

Spilt into two workbooks and three sections, areas covered include:

  • Prevent duty.
  • Terrorism, extremism and radicalisation – what do they mean?
  • What is safeguarding?
  • Serious safeguarding failures.
  • Online risks.
  • Types of abuse.

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent.

Information, Advice or Guidance

Duration: 15 weeks – 5 units

During this course, you will learn what is meant by Information, Advice or Guidance and how to apply these within their own context. Spilt into five sections, areas covered include:

  • Information, advice or guidance in practice
  • Developing interaction skills for information, advice or guidance
  • Signposting and referral in information, advice or guidance
  • Information, advice or guidance – context
  • Managing information

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Information, Advice or Guidance as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Information Advice or Guidance.

Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings

Duration: 12 weeks – 4 units

This course will develop your understanding of how infection is caused and how it spreads and will provide you with an introduction to the underlying principles associated with the prevention and control of infection.

Spilt into two workbooks and four sections, areas covered include:

  • Systemic and localised infection.
  • How microorganisms enter and exit the body.
  • Common sources of infection.
  • The chain of infection.
  • Healthcare-associated infections.
  • Legislation and standards.
  • Handling sharps.
  • Personal Protective equipment (PPE).

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of the Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings.

Useful Information

If you have any questions regarding the courses on offer then please email enquiries@profiledt.co.uk or ring the office on 01843 609300 and a member of our admin team with be happy to assist. 

Please note a cost recovery fee of £204 (inc VAT) is payable if learners decide to withdraw from the course or are withdrawn due to not complete their assessments. This cost recovery fee rarely happens however, this charge is to cover admin time and registration of your course. 

There is also the option to self fund these courses and the option to progress onto the Level 3 in both Mental Health and Understanding Autism

If you would further information about these courses or any other courses that we offer please email us at enquiries@profiledt.co.uk or call us on 01843 609300.

Expression of Interest