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Retirement Homes Management

My Distance Learning College


The unique course has been developed to assist people considering entering the Retirement homes Business or those who are already in the profession and wanting not only to improve their skills, but also keep up to date with the latest possible offerings of assistance.

Many larger organizations caring for the aged have grown to such proportions that they expose their home managers to external and internal pressures, creating problems of ever increasing intricacy.

The solution to these problems demands a high degree of individual managerial expertise and cooperative human endeavor.

This course aims to address these issues and instruct the student in how to manage them effectively.

This course covers:


  • Introduction to Management
  • Management Duties and Activities
  • Organizations and their Dynamics
  • Management Skills


  • Developing Admissions and Occupancy Policies
  • Standards in the Home
  • Managing Residential Home Activities


On completion of your course, you will receive two qualifications:

Retirement Homes Management Certificate

Retirement Homes Management Certificate issued by My Distance Learning College, entitling you to use the letters SAC Cert after your name.

NCFE Level 3 Retirement Homes Management Award

This Course leads to an NCFE Level 3 Award Certificate for successful learners. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 3 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland (in which case GCSE's are at levels 1 and 2 and A Levels are at level 3). In accrediting the program at level 3, NCFE attests that its learning outcomes are at an equivalent level to a level 3 national qualification.

This award has been designed by My Distance Learning College to meet specific learners' or employers' requirements. Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning program has been scrutinized and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.


After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

course quick facts
course code DED9486
cost $353.00
estimated time to
complete course
105 Hours
course materials
265 Days