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Online Learning in Allergy Awareness for those Working in Health & Social Care - Level 2 TQUK

Available for applications

More information about this Course

Useful Information

Mode of Study: Online Learning
Level: 2
Duration: 12 weeks
Awarding/validation body:  TQUK

Please note, this course can only be funded for non- Greater London residents. Typically, learners who meet this criteria will have postcodes outside of this catchment area- gla_postcode_map_a3_map1.pdf (


If you are unsure if you are a non-GLA resident do not hesitate to contact the admissions department by calling 02087605934 or emailing


Course Overview

Course Overview

Over the past few years, the number of people who experience allergic reactions
has been steadily rising. Today, there are an estimated two million people in the
UK living with an allergy. The objective of this qualification is to introduce learners working in an adult social care role to allergens, allergies, food labelling, and allergy awareness in children.
This course has been designed to provide skills and knowledge in a range of subjects related to allergies. These include the different types of allergens, allergies and intolerances, food labelling and packaging, how to recognise reactions, how to reduce risks, how to provide first aid, and more.

Course Highlights

Course Highlights:
This course is split into three manageable units:
Unit 1: Allergens, allergies and intolerances

Unit 2: Food labelling and packaging

Unit 3: Allergy awareness for those working in adult health and social care

Career Opportunities & Further Study

Career Opportunities & Further Study

This course is perfect for both individuals working in an adult social care role looking to upskill, and employers looking for allergy awareness training online courses for their staff, this course covers everything you need.

You will be assessed throughout your study by a series of assessment questions which are built into the course. Your answers are automatically saved and are available for you to revise and edit at any point before submission. You submit your assessment answers to your Tutor for marking, who will give you feedback on each question.

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements:
There are no specific entry requirements for this course; however, learners should have a minimum of level one in literacy or equivalent.

Why choose distance learning?
Gain a nationally recognised qualification.
Access to an award-winning e-learning platform.
Establish a long-standing career pathway within the health and social care sector.
Study will enhance both your personal skills and professional development.
This is course is delivered via online learning, each unit will have a set deadline allowing you to plan your study time to fit in with these dates.
Learners will receive high level support from their personal tutor.
The allotted time for completion of this course is 3 months.

If you would like to find out more about this course, the funding available and how they could help you take the first step in upskilling, retraining or pursuing your ambitions, before you apply then please contact our team on

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