Care Skills

The Care Skills programme gives learners the opportunity to gain a general understanding of the level of care that should be provided to all patients under their supervision.

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You may be an experienced health care worker caring for clients or patients in a work environment. Alternatively, you may be new to the Industry or considering a career in Care.  Whatever your background or experience, we believe that this learning programme will assist you with your personal development.

The Care Skills course will provide you with an understanding of the various skills needed to be effective in a nursing or residential home position. The course will look at nutrition, communication, hygiene and other key areas of the care and nursing profession.  You will also learn about the GSCC Code of Practice for Social Care Workers and the responsibilities of the care worker.

The Certificate in Care Skills is ideal for individuals engaged within either a nursing or residential care environment but is also ideal to gain more knowledge about this subject or use as a stepping stone for a career change.

  • Personal development in expanding your skill set in regard to care
  • Gain an understanding of the essential skills needed to be effective in a care environment
  • Understand the various needs of individuals within your care
  • Module 1: Values
  • Module 2: Communication
  • Module 3: Hygiene
  • Module 4: Nutrition
  • Module 5: Pressure Care
  • Module 6: Elimination

The programme is carried out using a comprehensive blended learning resource pack which can be kept to record a staff members development in the subject.  Assessment is through a multiple choice question paper and completion of the workbook.

Our aim is to provide you with the best deal available when purchasing the Care Skills programme, therefore registration fee, certification fee, Tutor guide and end of unit examination is included in the course price for you.

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About NCC Training Resources

NCC Resources has been established for almost 20 years. Our experience in the field of distance learning ensures that we understand what it is that students want, so you can be confident that our course materials are tried and tested. With our flexible distance learning courses you can fit learning around your busy lifestyle, completing each one of our programmes at a pace that is convenient for you.

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