If your company wants to help people and make a difference, or if you believe that some of your employees would benefit from learning new skills, a certification in health and social care is a great place to start.
If your team members want to pursue a rewarding career in health and social care, they must have the knowledge required to provide care and basic medical attention.
This course will meet the needs of your employees regardless of the segment of the care sector in which your organisation operates.
Because this course is entirely delivered via the internet, your employees will be able to study from any location and at any time that suits them. They will quickly grasp what it takes to become competent in the field of health and social care by studying these 19 modules.
- The laws and regulations that apply to those who work in the healthcare field;
- What a carer is and how they affect the economy
- An overview of the important publication 'The National Carers Strategy';
- How to handle heavy loads safely and without injuring yourself;
- What vulnerable adults are and what tools are available to help keep them safe;
- What your team members can do to avoid infections and how they spread;
- How to perform CPR correctly and how this invaluable tool can help save lives;
- How to use a defibrillator in the event of a cardiac arrest;
- The numerous mental illnesses that an individual can suffer from, as well as the rapid evolution of the mental health field;
- The regulations in place for carers working with children.
- They are teaching their coworkers how to provide basic medical care in an emergency.
- The ability to study from any location, at any time;
- Your employee will receive a fully-accredited certificate upon completion of the course, lending credibility to your company.
- The course includes online support.
Unit 01: Best Practices for the Safe Handling of People
The laws that govern the provision of care (some specific to manual handling)
The regulatory authorities that apply to various regions
The various manual handling aids used to safely move people
What goes into risk assessments?
Unit 02: The Rights and Roles of Carers
Unit 03: Safe Practices for Manual Handling Activities in the Workplace
Unit 04: Guidance for Carers on the Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults
Unit 05: Fire Prevention and Safety
Unit 06: Preventing and Controlling the Spread of Infection
Unit 07: Health and Safety for Employees in the Care Sector
Unit 08: Heart Health and Adult Basic Life Support (BLS)
Unit 09: A Carers Guide to Food Safety and Hygiene Designed to Protect People from Harm
Unit 10: A Care Workers Guide to COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health)
Unit 11: Master Communication – Avoiding the Barriers
Unit 12: Understanding Mental Capacity Laws and the Depravation of Liberty Safeguards
Unit 13: Mental Health Awareness for Community Care
Unit 14: Equality, Diversity and Human Rights
Unit 15: First Aid Awareness
Unit 16: Dementia Awareness
Unit 17: Data Protection – Safeguarding Confidential Personal Data
Unit 18: The Roles of Carers for Safeguarding Children
Unit 19: Display Screen Equipment: The Safe Use of Technology at Work
There are no prerequisites to enrol in the courses.
Depending on the instructional modules, each course has a different length. It is indicated in the course details for each course.
Modules make up the course structure. The average study time for each module is between 20 and 90 minutes. The amount of time spent on each module is entirely up to the individual pupils.
Any internet-connected device can be used to study the course at any time.
There would be an MCQ Multiple Choice Questionnaire test after all the modules were completed. The questions must be answered online at a time and place of your choosing, and they will be drawn from the modules.
The test’s passing score is 70 percent.
If the user didn’t pass the exam the first time, he/ she will have more chances to retake it after additional study. The exam can be taken more than once.