When you view your world with an attitude of gratitude, you are training yourself to focus on the good in life.
Paul J. Meyer
Who is this course for?
This basic health care assistant course is designed for people who would like to start health care assistant career but have no knowledge or experience in Health and Social Care sector. Also, this course is suitable for people who have had a gap in work experience due to different circumstances and would like to refresh/update their knowledge before applying for health care Assistant vacancies.
This course is conducted over 4 days and lasts from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm (Includes practical sessions on Basic First Aid and Moving and handling)
After theoretical part of the training, students are encouraged to take voluntary work as health care assistants for 70 hours (Counts towards their experience) in a Care / Nursing / Residential Home which could be arranged just after a person has received DBS Certificate.
(£180.00) – When you attend the 4 Face -to-Face Sessions.
(£100.00) – When you complete the E-Learning + 1 day practical session of Basic First Aid & Moving and Handling at the Centre.
This price includes DBS, optional volunteer work placement and references.
This course will provide you with essential introduction on performing moving & handling techniques.
This course is conducted over approximately 6 hours in class.
Mandatory training for nurses and healthcare professionals:
The course duration is 1 day and targets, Nurses, HCA and other Healthcare Professionals.
The Care Certificate was a recommendation from the Cavendish review in February 2013 by Camilla Cavendish, which made suggestions on how to improve the quality of care provided by health care assistant and care support workers in health and social care settings. Its aim is to ensure that all health care staff have the required skills, knowledge, competences, experience and compassionate care to be able to provide high quality care. The Care Certificate consists 15 specific standards that requires competency assessment of knowledge and skills.