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City & Guilds Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care Services (Adults' Residential Management) Wales & NI (QCF)

Course Code: C5114
Campus: Springvale
Week Commencing: 17 Sep 18
18/19 Academic Year End Date:
26 May 19
Time: 09:00-17:00
Day of Week: Tuesday

The course is delivered over 2 years and runs one day per fortnight. 

This qualification is for those who work in adult residential or non-residential adult health and social care services, such as day services, domiciliary services, community based services or respite services and whose duties and responsibilities are supervisory and managerial. 

It is continuous professional development (CPD) at a high level and is the specific qualification required to comply with RQIA requirements for adult social care settings. 

Students must achieve 90 CREDITS in total across a range of units, including: 

Use and develop systems that promote communication 

Promote professional development

Develop health and safety and risk management policies and procedures and practices in health and social care 

Lead and manage a team within a health and social care setting 

Develop professional supervision practice in a health and social care setting 

Lead person-centred practice 

Safeguarding and protection of vulnerable adults 

Manage finance within own area of responsibility in health and social care 

Manage quality in a health and social care setting 

Assessment Method: 

Portfolio of evidence, professional discussion, work-based assessment and assignment work. 


Career Opportunities / Progression

This qualification is the accepted qualification for registration and regulation in accordance with RQIA guidance and can demonstrate continuing professional development. 

Entry Requirements

There are no set entry requirements for this qualification; however learners must demonstrate that they have the academic potential and also the work-based opportunities to gain the qualification successfully.


Tuition Fee


Fees relate to year 1 only

All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Contact Information

Contact: Department Secretary, Tel: 028 9026 5442 or  email: [email protected]