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View Unit : Understand how to handle information in social care settings

Unit
Unit Reference Number
D/602/3119
Qualification Framework
QCF
Title
Understand how to handle information in social care settings
Unit Level
Level 3
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Date of Withdrawal
SSAs
1.3 Health and Social Care
Unit Grading Structure
Pass
Assessment Guidance

This unit must be assessed in line with the Skills for Care and Development QCF Assessment Principles.

Learning Outcomes and Assessment Criteria
Learning Outcome - The learner will:Assessment Criterion - The learner can:
1

Understand requirements for

handling information in social care

settings

1.1

Identify legislation and codes of practice that relate to handling information in social care settings

1.2

Explain how legal requirements and codes of practice inform practice in handling

information

2

Understand good practice in

handling information in social care

settings

2.1

Explain how to maintain records that are up to date, complete, accurate and legible

2.2

Describe practices that ensure security when storing and accessing information

2.3

Describe features of manual and electronic information storage systems that help ensure security

3

Understand how to support others to handle information

3.1

Explain how to support others to understand the need for secure handling of information

3.2

Explain how to support others to understand and contribute to records

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