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Attention to People in Situation of Dependency distance learning VET

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The public health sector has become one of the areas of work with greater demand in the current society, which has experienced an exponential growth in the application of professional care to people in situation of dependency. Register and develop your career while improving the quality of life of those people who most need it.

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Professional outings of Attention to People in Situation of Dependency distance learning VET

Assistant home help

It is one of the jobs most in demand at present. Offers comprehensive services and multi-purpose aimed at older persons, dependent on, or sick in need of specialized care, so that they can perform all the day to day activities that are not able to do alone, such as grooming and personal hygiene, support with household chores or accompaniment external to the housing. 

Special education assistant

Collaborates with other professionals to provide comprehensive care to children and young people with special educational needs such as physical disabilities, intellectual, sensory, and/or students with Autism Spectrum Disorder, among others. To possess a degree as the Average Degree of Attention to People in Situation of Dependency distance it will be beneficial to apply to this job.

Telemarketer/a services telecare

As a graduate in VET Care to People in Situation of Dependency, offers telephone support to people to solve problems and meet needs in a personalized manner, always respecting the confidentiality of the information processed. Their role is to provide help immediately and consistently to all those people who possess a level of dependence on high. 

Governor and/or deputy governor of people in a situation of dependency in socio-sanitary

This is a person in charge of the service of the public areas of an institution and social assistance. Its goal is to ensure the work of the cleaning staff, waiters and porters room. If you want to play this position, we recommend cursar Atención a Personas en Situación de Dependencia a distancia.

Home care assistant

Plays your work by performing chores such as cleaning, sorting or wash the clothes; in short, the tasks of the household as the dependent people can't do. In addition, work support, help them to dress and undress, preparing food, etc Studying in VET Care to People in Situation of Dependency, you'll be able to access this job. 


It's a figure of specialized action and social assistance, with a degree as a Medium-level Care to People in situations of Dependency. It focuses on dynamic animation for the third age, being a fundamental pillar for the health and integrity of all patients. This profession is essential for the whole society, as they care for elderly and disabled persons, providing them with accompanying emotional. 

Assistant responsible for residences for the elderly and people with disabilities

Develop your career in facilities for dependent persons, working in day-care centres, nursing homes, or homes protected. His work focuses on performing personal care, promoting, and maintaining the well-being of the patients that they care, in tasks such as feeding, mobilization, personal hygiene or physical and mental activities. 

Care giver/people in situations of dependency in different institutions and/or addresses

Fulfills the functions provided by the job you are assigned. Tasks such as meeting basic needs, clothing, food, toilet, or assist in the daily tasks of the people in situation of dependency with which to collaborate. You should have knowledge of first aid to know how to give response to possible emergency situations or risk. 

In addition, with this Degree Means you'll be able to opt for higher studies in the branch socio-Cultural that will give you new curricular competencies

At the end of Medium-level Care to People in Situation of Dependency distance, you can broaden your knowledge by studying the Degree in Mediation, Communication, high level of Social Integration, or the Degree in early Childhood Education. 

Access requirements of Attention to People in Situation of Dependency distance learning VET

To access a Vocational Education and Training (VET) you will have to meet at least one of the following requirements:

Be in possession of the Compulsory Secondary Education (ESO) title or an equivalent or higher accreditation for academic purposes.

Be in possession of a Basic Vocational Training qualification (BTVET).

Having passed the compulsory modules of an Initial Professional Qualification Program (IPPP).

Be in possession of the title of Auxiliary Technician or equivalent or higher for academic purposes.

Having passed the test of access to intermediate level.

Having passed the entrance examination to the University for over 25 years.



Attention to People in Situation of Dependency VET


2000 hours

Home support Hygienic attention Care and psychosocial support Characteristics and needs of people in a situation of dependency Organization of care for people in situations of dependency First aid Social skills Telecare English Training and Work Orientation Business and Entrepreneurship Communication support Health care Training in Work Centers


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