Care Certificate

This three-day Official Care Certificate training course is suitable for new and experienced carers in the industry

Introduction

This three day, certificated course is the Government’s ‘Skills for Care’ determined requirement for those who are new to care, or established carers who need to formalise and certificate their care experience. Covering all the Core Standards of the full Care Certificate, this course uses a mix of presentation, exercise and practical delivery methods. Our training team will work with you to ensure that the training reflects the ethos, client group and policies and procedures of your organisation. The course includes a comprehensive workbook and in-depth resource manual for each learner. Detailed elements of each Core Standard are:

Day One:

  • What is The Care Certificate?
  • The Six C’s
  • Role of the Worker
  • Confidentiality – The Data Protection Act and Caldicott Principles
  • Agreed Ways of Working
  • Care and Support Plans
  • Raising Concerns and Whistleblowing
  • Equality and Diversity
  • Mental Capacity Act and DoLS
  • Risk Assessment and Lone Working

Day Two:

  • Policies and Procedures
  • Worker Development
  • Record Keeping
  • Nutrition and Hydration
  • Communication
  • Health and Safety
  • COSHH
  • Fire Safety
  • Food Hazards and Poisoning
  • Infection Control

Day Three:

  • Understand your role
  • Your personal development
  • Duty of care
  • Equality and diversity
  • Work in a person centred way
  • Communication
  • Privacy and dignity
  • Fluids and nutrition
  • Awareness of mental health, dementia and learning disabilities
  • Safeguarding adults
  • Safeguarding children
  • Basic life support
  • Health and safety
  • Handling information
  • Infection prevention and control

Course Outcome

Your staff will be equipped with a knowledge of the core standard of care and how to apply them to their role and those within their care.

Care Certificate

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