Assessing Needs

This comprehensive resource will help your team not only understand how to assess needs but develop the desire to do it properly.

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About the course

Every client who requires a health or social care service does so as they have needs they are unable to meet themselves. This product addresses all of your training needs, allowing you to support your clients to live life to the full!

Who is this course for?

A ‘must have’ for induction, refresher, management and vocational training.

What does the course cover?

  • Importance
  • What is assessing needs?
  • Adapting your service
  • Who can assess
  • Types of needs
  • Status needs
  • Satisfying needs
  • Understanding needs
  • Building relationships
  • Person centred care
  • Needs, wishes & preferences
  • Assessing competently
  • Reviewing assessments
  • Record keeping
  • Confidentiality
  • Consent
  • Timing
  • Assessing needs vs. care planning
  • Communication
  • Interviewing skills
  • Accessing documents
  • Transporting documents
  • Data protection
  • Updating assessments
  • Types of assessments
  • Observation
  • Outcomes
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How is the course assessed?

After each module you will be asked a set of multiple-choice questions. The answers are marked automatically so you instantly know your score.

Every trainee receives a FREE training certificate on completion of the course as evidence for your records.

Contributes to Care Certificate Standards 1, 2, 3, 9, 10 & 14

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All new health and social care workers should be inducted according to the Care Certificate framework. This replaces the Common Induction Standards and National Minimum Training Standards.

Social Care TV have a wide range of training that satisfies the requirements of the Care Certificate. Furthermore, our training covers, at the same time, important aspects of further vocational training.

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Also available as part of the Care Certificate Induction. Save up to £70!

This 20 course pack features all the training required for health and social care workers to satisfy the requirement of the Care Certificate.

This great value pack is perfect for new employees to get them inducted quickly and fully trained to national standards.

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  • CPD Accredited and Skills for Care Endorsed
  • Free certification
  • Standards compliant
  • Access course on desktop and mobile, from work or home
  • No time limits, work at your own pace
  • Monitor and track staff progress

This course is also available as part of our Care Certificate induction.

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