Care certificate Induction to the Health & Social Care Profession

This course is suitable for all new healthcare staff working in the Health and Social Care sector, working with the older people, learning disabilities and adult placement schemes. The course is based on the requirements of the Care Certficate and incorporates the 15 standards with the aim to ensure healthcare staff deliver high quality care and support. he care certficate replaces both the common induction standards and national minimum training standards. 

Who should attend?

Health and social care workers and the course is also suitable for volunteers working in the healthcare sector. Existing staff to refresh their knowledge. 

What you will learn

This course will provide you with the knowledge and understanding required to work in the health and social care sector and apply this knowledge to your workplace practice effectively. The practical skills are assessed by the employer to assess competency.

Course content

  • Standard 1 - Understand your role
  • Standard 2 - Your personal development
  • Standard 3 - Duty of care
  • Standard 4 - Equality & Diversity
  • Standard 5 - Work in a person centred way
  • Standard 6 - communication
  • Standard 7 - Privacy & Dignity
  • Standard 8 - Fluids & Nutrition
  • Standard 9 - Awareness of Mental Health, Dementia and Learning Disabilities 
  • Standard 10 - Safeguarding Adults
  • Standard 11 - Safeguarding Children
  • Standard 12 - Basic Life Support
  • Standard 13 - Health & Safety
  • Standard 14 - Handling Information
  • Standard 15 - Infection Prevention & Control

Course duration

Please conatct us to discuss your training needs. Maximum number of 15 candidates. This course is taught at one of our venues or delivered onsite. 

Assessment and certification

This course is delivered by a qualified trainer. Candidates will be assessed continuously throughout the training and will be expected to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the course aims and objectives and a requirement to complete the induction workbook. Candidates will receive a certificate on successful completion. 

Course Cost

To discuss course fees for individuals or group bookings up to 15 people and minimum of 6 please contact the admin team 07563000668. Booking Form

How to book

To book a course date contact the admin team and reserve your place on 07563000668 You can also download a booking form, complete and send your form or email your interest by sending an email to one of the team will confirm your booking by email.