Your role means it’s likely you’ll have to support individuals with medication and healthcare tasks that directly contribute to the health and wellbeing of the people you support.
Use this course to discover why equality and diversity is so important in health and social care.
Privacy and dignity are two things we all value and have come to expect in our daily lives, and it should be no different for people receiving care and support.
Wherever you work, it’s important to know how to work safely.
Stress is not a problem Health and Social Care providers can ignore, and that’s why this course is so important to you.
This course will help you to understand how to handle confidential information of individuals who receive care and support properly and safely.
Infection prevention and control is a key element of health and social care and is vital to the health and wellbeing of those people who need care and support.
It is important to consider how you can work as safely as possible when you’re alone. This short course explains the dangers of working alone.
Fire safety is no small matter. This course covers key topics to keep you and others safe within your workplace.
Basic life support can be the difference between a life lost and a life saved.
Despite general improvements in workplace health and safety over the past decade, people continue to get hurt whilst at work.
This course will provide you with essential safe moving and handling information, so that you don’t hurt yourself or the people you work with.
No matter what role you perform in health and social care, there will always be a need to challenge and develop yourself.
The law requires employers to control exposure to chemical and other hazardous substances under the Control of Substance Hazardous to Health (COSHH) regulations.
People have a right to be treated as individuals, so this course will give you the knowledge and skills to help you work in a person-centred way.
Eating well is important for everyone’s health, but good nutrition is vital for the health and wellbeing of someone receiving care.
This course will help you to develop a better awareness of mental health conditions, dementia and learning disabilities.
Adult safeguarding is a way of working and thinking that protects adults with care and support needs and every worker has a part to play. This course is designed to help you.
Safeguarding is the action taken to promote the welfare of children and protect them from harm.
This course is designed to help health and social care workers provide safe, high quality and compassionate care to the people they support.
As a health and social care worker, you’re going to interact with lots of amazing people, performing lots of different roles, all providing vital support to individuals across the UK.
This course is designed to help you understand what duty of care is all about, and why it’s so important to understand your responsibilities.