Duty of Care in Health, Social Care or Children's and Young People's Settings
- Course Code: CHEL056
- Duration: 1 year
- Price: £40.00
- Start Date: 01-Aug-17
- Days: MON/FRI
- Times: 09:00-17:00
- Validated by: NONE
- Delivery Type: PT
This course is targeted primarily at those working within health, social care or children and young people's settings, including professional care and support workers and practitioners.
- What will I study?
It is vital that those working within health, social care or children and young people's settings not only understand what it means to have a duty of care in their work role but also how to effectively implement duty of care in everything they do.
On completion of this e-learning course, learners will be able to outline, understand and act upon their duty of care helping to ensure the safety and well-being of those they support and for their own professional development to ensure the balance between acting on their responsibilities and allowing people the rights to make choices.
- On completion of this course learners will be able to:
- Identify how duty of care contributes to safe practice
- Address conflicts or dilemmas that may arise between an individuals rights and the duty of care
- Outline how to respond to complaints
The content of this course has been mapped to the underpinning knowledge within the following units on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF):
Principles for implementing duty of care in health, social care or children's and young people's settings. This unit is a mandatory unit within the following qualifications: Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce, Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England
Introduction to duty of care in health, social care or children's and young people's settings
This unit is a mandatory unit within the following qualifications:
Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England and Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People's Workforce
Areas covered include:
- Welcome and Learning Objectives
- How Duty of Care Contributes to Practice
- Addressing Conflicts or Dilemmas
- How to Respond to Complaints and Summary
- Entry Requirements
There are no specific entry requirements for this module.
The college operates a no refunds policy as detailed below. Cancellations and transfer requests are subject to the following conditions:
- More than 4 weeks notice – no charge
- 4 weeks notice – 30% of the cost
- 2-3 weeks notice – 50% of the cost
- 1-2 weeks notice – 75% of the cost
- Less than 1 weeks notice – 100% of the cost
All cancellations must be made in writing and are subject to a £10 administration charge. The full fee's policy is available on request.
- How will I be assessed?
With approximately 40 interactive screens, it is estimated that this module will take approximately 1 and half hours to complete (depending on learning speed). As an e-learning module you can complete this training in convenient stages and revisit whenever you wish. The system will record your progress throughout.
- What can I do next?
There are many other Care and Health courses on our website.
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