Everyone starting work in the health or social care sector should complete the Care Certificate. This course has been designed to support employees and learners as they undertake the Care Certificate as part of their staff induction programme. It has also received official endorsement from Skills for Care. It is also mapped to units on the Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) relating to health and social care qualifications, meaning learners can use the standards they have completed as recognised prior learning.
Highfield’s Care Certificate has been written by leading experts from the field of health and social care. It has been designed to allow learners to work at their own pace, online, at a time and in a place to suit them, and achieve the knowledge element of the care certificate.
Who is The Care Certificate Aimed At?
The Care Certificate is aimed at anyone starting work in the health or social care sector
What Does it Cover?
The Care Certificate course content has been written by leading experts in the field of health and social care and learners will cover the following 15 standards. Learners can complete the standards that are specific to their role.
- understand your role
- your personal development
- duty of care
- equality and diversity
- work in a person-centred way
- privacy and dignity
- fluids and nutrition
- mental health, dementia and learning disability
- safeguarding adults
- safeguarding children
- basic life support
- health and safety
- handling information
- infection prevention and control
30 – 60 minutes per standard
Multiple choice questions
Please note: if you would like to obtain competency sign off for the Care Certificate, you will need to arrange this through your employer. You can only achieve the knowledge element of the course online.
Why Choose a Highfield Course?
Highfield e-learning makes the most complex of subjects easier to digest through media and content-rich exercises that motivate and engage. What makes us different is that our e-learning uses:
- interactive exercises/gaming
- media-rich content
- interactive 3D scenarios
- content provided by market leading experts
- relevant photography and illustrations
- multi-generational content and style
- and much more