The Care Certificate

This 4 day course enables social care staff to develop their skills and knowledge and to gain an understanding of their professional role and responsibilities. 

This course can also be attended as a refresher for existing staff.

Learning outcomes

By the end of these sessions, participants will have gained the basic knowledge of the following standards:

  • your role
  • your personal development
  • duty of care
  • equality and diversity
  • working in a person centred way
  • communication
  • privacy and dignity
  • fluids and nutrition
  • awareness of mental health, dementia and learning disability
  • safeguarding adults
  • safeguarding children
  • basic life support
  • health and safety (2 day Moving and Handling of People Induction course is also available)
  • handling information
  • infection prevention and control


The cost of this course is £80.


21, 22, 28 and 29 October 2019 - More information / Book now
4, 5, 11 and 12 December 2019 - More information / Book now
22, 23, 29 and 30 January 2020 - More information / Book now
9, 10, 16 and 17 March 2020
 - More information / Book now

All bookings are made using CPD Online. If you do not already have a CPD account, please send an email to with your:

  • organisation name
  • address
  • telephone number

Please note: Adult social care courses are for staff currently employed in a health and social care setting. 

Page last updated: 30 July 2019
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