Principles of Care and Confidentiality

Knowing about the principles of care and putting them into practice are not the same. Much of the training in this area merely regurgitates care standards or skills agency documents, whereas we take what the legislation and inspectors seek, add best practice to it and teach its practical day to day application.

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About the course

This course will genuinely explain what the principles of care are and how to put them into practice during a working day, quite unlike most courses of the same title!

The course will help health and social care workers learn what not to do and why because it is easy to understand and specific to their working situations.

It also includes a section specifically about confidentiality.

Who is this course for?

Whether for induction, vocational, refresher or management training, this is the online course for learning about the principles of care.

What does the course cover?

The care values (values):

  • Individuality
  • Rights
  • Choice
  • Privacy
  • Independence
  • Dignity
  • Respect
  • Partnership
  • Equal Opportunities 
  • Diversity
  • Culture
  • Prejudice
  • Language
  • Discrimination
  • Risk taking
  • Client rights vs worker responsibilities
  • Mobility
  • Trust 

Confidentiality, which includes:

  • Intended purpose of information
  • Policies and procedures
  • Legal duties
  • Maintaining confidentiality
  • Limits of confidentiality
  • Sharing information appropriately
  • General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)
  • Gossip
  • Interpreters and translators
  • Not keeping secrets
  • Whistleblowing
  • Post
  • Faxes
  • Email
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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, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 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.

Learn about the Care Certificate

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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