This programme is designed for people who wish to gain an understanding of principles and practice of Care Skills based on residential care facilities.
Gain a recognised qualification and prove your skills.
Fully Accredited Course!!
There are no previous skills or qualifications required to register for this course. Ideal for total beginners.
This course consists of the following five modules. Assignments are submitted throughout.
Developing communication skills
Barriers to communication
Listening skills, observation
Privacy and dignity
Assisting with personal hygiene functions
Correct bathing techniques
Care of hair, nails and oral hygiene
Nutritional values of food
Healthy diets, safe food hygiene
Helping with dietary selection
Assisting with eating and drinking
4: Pressure Care:
About pressure sores
How sores develop
Factors affecting pressure sores
High risk people
Practical caring skills
Aids to relieve pressure
What are elimination effects?
Muscular Potential weakness
What qualification is awarded upon completion?
The course is accredited at level 2 by ASET, a leading awarding body recognised by the UK Qualifications and Curriculum Authority.
How long will this course take to complete and do I have to complete within a certain time?
Students can register for this course at any time. Average completion time is approximately 70 hours overall. All students registered for this course have one year to complete from the date of registration.
What is included in the price of my course?
ASET Accredited course pack ASET registration Tutor support for a full one year from registration Unlimited access to the student helpline during working hours.
What if I need to ask a question relating to my course?
All students registered for this course will be assigned a personal tutor whom they may contact during working hours. Details of who your tutor is and how to contact them will be in your study pack.
How is my Coursework assessed?
All assignments will be submitted to your personal tutor on a regular basis as you progress through your course. A report along with any relevant comments will be returned to you.
Will I be required to sit an exam?
This course is completed using continual assessment. Allowing your tutor to closely monitor your progress. Therefore no examination is required.