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Care Certificate Programme

The Skills Network
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25 GBP
English
Distance
Next available date: Start anytime - Distance
e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

The Skills Network

Care Certificate Programme

The Skills Network’s Care Certificate Programme is an innovative e-learning solution, which will help ensure all new and existing health and social care staff develop the knowledge and skills needed to meet the standards launched nationally in 2015.

This interactive, online course houses both competency and knowledge based requirements set by the CQC, allowing care organisations to easily organise, and reference staff training.

Carers from different sectors, including healthcare support workers and adult social care workers, will benefit from the knowledge, skills and confidence they develop as a result of completing the course.

Our e-learning course is available in a range of options:

Bronze Package

An innovative online course guiding learners through their Care Certificate with interactive features and engaging video content.

This package gives learners access to our online learning platform, EQUAL, to work through their knowledge based questions. All questions and work-based competencies are to be marked and referenced by the care provider.

Silver Package

This package includes our engaging online resources which cover the knowledge elements of the Care Certificate and are fully marked by TSN tutors, meaning care providers will only need to sign off the competency elements in order for learners to achieve their Care Certificate.

Gold Package

This package again presents all learning content within our online learning platform, EQUAL. Learners will be able to work their way through all knowledge based questions and these will be marked by The Skills Network tutors. Competency based questions will also be marked by The Skills Network.

We also offer licensing of our own platform which can be branded in line with your organisation.

Benefits for the business:

  • Ensure all staff are trained to meet the new Care Certificate standards
  • Utilise our award-winning online platform where staff access engaging, interactive content
  • All employees’ work will be compiled in one accessible place, allowing businesses to easily evidence each employee has met the new standards
  • We provide a tutor guide that allows employers to sign off staff
  • We provide a certificate enabling businesses to sign off employees who have successfully completed the resources
  • Increase teamwork and morale as staff become more aware, gain confidence and support colleagues.

Benefits for the employees:

  • Enhance both personal skills and professional development
  • The TSN Care Certificate resources are delivered as distance learning
  • Meet the Care Certificate standards by completing the resources in conjunction with experience in the workplace.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is suitable for those currently working in the health and social care industry as it covers all of the identified standards within the Care Certificate and will prepare them for achievement in their workplace. Carers from across different sectors, including healthcare support workers and adult social care workers, will benefit from the knowledge, skills and confidence they develop as a result of completing the course.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

After completing this course learners will have achieved their Care Certificate. This not only increases general knowledge, but also increases learners skills and enables them to provide the best possible care.

Training Course Content

The Care Certificate Programme covers both knowledge and competency based elements across all 15 standards.

  1. Understand your Role
  2. Your Personal Development
  3. Duty of Care
  4. Equality and Diversity
  5. Work in Person Centred Way
  6. Communication
  7. Privacy and Dignity
  8. Fluids and Nutrition
  9. Mental Health, Dementia and Learning Disability
  10. Safeguarding Adults
  11. Safeguarding Children
  12. Basic Life Support
  13. Health and Safety
  14. Handling Information
  15. Infection Prevention and Control.

The course is made up of two units. The first unit covers all of the knowledge based elements of the Care Certificate and is divided into 15 sections: one section to cover each standard. The second unit is made up of one small section and focuses on the competency elements of the Care Certificate.

About provider

The Skills Network – Distance Learning Courses for Skills Development

The Skills Network is a market-leading training provider, delivering distance learning courses across a range of sectors. With a wide portfolio of highly flexible courses, The Skills Network supports employers and learners to develop their skills and achieve their goals. Whatever the...


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The Skills Network

Abbey Court, 10 – 16 Benedict Drive
YO8 8RY Selby, North Yorkshire

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