The Care Certificate is an agreed set of standards that define the knowledge, skills and behaviours of specific job roles in the health and social care sectors.
The Care Certificate is made up of the 15 minimum standards that should be covered if you are new to care and should form part of a robust induction programme. This was developed jointly by Skills for Care, Health Education England and Skills for Health.
Course Code: MBS/HSC/CC-201
Study Options: Teacher Led Classroom Learning – Virtual Learning
Duration: 6 Months
Course Level: Level1
Minimum Age: 18 and above
Teaching Week: Monday to Friday
Morning Session: 8.30 AM to 1.00 PM
Afternoon Session: 1.30 PM to 5.30
EU Students: £ 3000 (Classroom)/ £ 1500 (Online)
International Students: £ 4500 (Classroom)/ £ 1500 (Online)
With this programme, you will be studying to get the knowledge, skills and behaviours of specific job roles in the UK health and social care sector. The Care Certificate offers opportunities for new and existing members of the healthcare staff at various levels to refresh and improve their knowledge and skills.
Following modules and standards are covered in the Care Certificate.
- Understand your role
- Your personal development
- Duty of care
- Equality and diversity
- Person centred care
- 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