Care Planning

This programme will guide you through the purpose of care planning and its important components, helping you to make your future care plans simple, yet effective.

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About the course

Many people struggle with care planning; it often becomes a ‘form filling’ exercise. Our training will help you transform this ‘form filling’ into a useful tool you can use to actively promote the best interests of your clients.

Who is this course for?

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

What does the course cover?

  • What is care planning?
  • Assessing needs vs. care planning
  • SMART objectives
  • 5 principles of care planning
  • Developing care plans
  • Features of a good care plan
  • People involved
  • Confidentiality
  • Needs, wishes & preferences
  • Risks vs. rights
  • Basic needs
  • Status needs
  • Self fulfilment needs
  • Principles of care
  • Person centred care
  • Promoting independence
  • Resources
  • Decision making
  • Pre-service assessments
  • Observation
  • Inter-agency working
  • Critical pathway
  • Care plan reviews
  • Communication
  • Record keeping
  • Key workers
  • Continuity of care
  • Accessing care plans
  • Data protection
  • Promoting best interests
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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, 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.

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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