Care Certificate Induction Programme

"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." - Skills For Care

The Care Certificate includes the 15 minimum standards that should be covered if you are 'new to care' and was developed jointly by Skills for Care, Health Education England and Skills for Health.

Our programme includes ALL 8 modules, including the 15 standards for care:

  • Manual Handling - People Handling
  • First Aid - Basic Life Support
  • Medication
  • Safeguarding Adults
  • Safeguarding Children
  • Reporting and Recording
  • Positive Behaviour Support & Non-restrictive Practice
  • Mental Capacity Act (MCA)
  • Deprivation of Liberties Safeguarding (DoLS/LPS)
  • Person Centred Care
  • Equality and Diversity
  • Communication
  • Dignity
  • Oral Health
  • Food Safety
  • Hydration and Nutrition
  • Infection Prevention and Control (COVID-19)
  • Health and Safety
  • Fire Safety

Next programme dates:

  • Monday 5th of December 2022
  • Monday 9th of January 2023
  • Monday 23rd of January 2023
  • Monday 6th of February 2023
  • Monday 13th of February 2023
  • Monday 27th of February 2023
  • Monday 6th of March 2023
  • Monday 20th of March 2023
  • Monday 27th of March 2023
  • Monday 10th of April 2023
  • Monday 24th of April 2023
  • Monday 1st of May 2023
  • Monday 15th of May 2023
  • Monday 22nd of May 2023