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.
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.
On successful completion of the course you will obtain a certificate. Understanding Your Role in Care course is accredited by the CPD certification service.
What you will learn on this course?
- Understanding Social Care
- Agreed Ways of Working
- Keeping Up to Date
- Working in Partnership
- Resolving Conflicts
Who should attend this course?
- Anyone working or interested to work in social care environment.
- People wishing to develop knowledge and understanding to enable them to work in Social care
What are the purposes of this course?
- Develop knowledge and understanding of your duties in a care environment.
- Gain knowledge about the best practices in the social care role.
How long is this course?
This course has an approximate duration of 1 -2 hours depending on your review system and thinking time to answer the questions. The amount of video content shown is approx. 40 mins.
What type of assessment does this course use?
The course’s assessment method is multiple choice questions. You are able to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will have 3 chances per module. All modules must have a 70% score to achieve a pass.
What are the recommended System Requirements?
- Operating System: Windows 7+ or Mac OSX (10.8+)
- Browser: A modern and up to date web browser
- Video: Up to date video drivers
- Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
- Additional Software: Flash Player (latest version)
- Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)
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