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Understanding your Role in Care

CPD Approved

Social care is the provision of social work, personal care, protection or social support services to children or adults in need, or at risk, or adults with needs arising from illness, disability, old age or poverty.

Course Description

Choosing a job in health and social care means you want to make a difference to other people’s lives by supporting and caring for them, so they can thrive, and their quality of life is enhanced.

To work in a professional manner and provide the best quality of care, you need to know the duties, responsibilities and boundaries of your job.

This course will define social care and talk about why people choose it as a career and what its goals and objectives are. It will also cover job descriptions, person centred care, understanding code of practices and the basics of government legislation. Finally, it will touch on dealing with conflicts at work.

Target Audience

The Understanding your Role in Care E-Learning course is aimed individuals new to their care role. The Understanding your Role in Care will enable employees to work in a professional manner and provide the best quality of care, you need to know the duties, responsibilities and boundaries of your job.

Advantages

CPD approval means that this course can be used by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.

Online training is flexible, efficient, and cost-effective, meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training around their work and personal life.

Further Progression & Related Courses

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this course include:

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Understanding your Role In Care 1 The course structure 70
Understanding your Role In Care 2 Understanding social care 70
Understanding your Role In Care 3 Relationships 70
Understanding your Role In Care 4 Agreed ways of working 70
Understanding your Role In Care 5 Keeping up-to-date 70
Understanding your Role In Care 6 Working in partnership 70
Understanding your Role In Care 7 Resolving conflicts 70

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Duration:

40 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

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