CATEGORY: Bundled Courses

Care Homes Induction

Course Access: 365 days access
Course Overview

This programme has been designed to be a baseline induction into Adult Health & Social Care roles within a Home Care. This course meets the induction standards for an individual who is joining care.

The Care Certificate is an agreed set of standards that define the knowledge, skills and behaviours expected of specific job roles in the health and social care sectors. It’s 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.

The Care Certificate was developed jointly by Skills for Care, Health Education England and Skills for Health.
• The standards
• 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

Additional courses included in the programme:
• Food Safety Essentials
• Data Protection Act 2018 (GDPR)
• An Introduction to Manual Handling (Not Moving & Assisting)
• Fire Safety and Evacuation
• Using Fire Extinguishers safely

Course Level: Awareness
Certification Duration: 1 Years
Time to complete: 365 days from purchase