Care Certificate

As of April 2015 all New care staff will complete the Care Certificate. Staff that started before this date would have done the common induction. When people start working in there care career the way that they are taught and the values given to them are of the utmost importance to ensure that the people that they are to support grow in their independence and feel in control of their life’s.

The Care Certificate standards:

  1. Understand Your Role
  2. Your Personal Development
  3. Duty of Care
  4. Equality and Diversity
  5. Work in a Person Centred Way
  6. Communication
  7. Privacy and Dignity
  8. Fluids and Nutrition
  9. Awareness of mental health, dementia and learning disabilities (dependant on the area that you are to work)
  10. Safeguarding Adults
  11. Safeguarding Children
  12. Basic Life Support
  13. Health and Safety
  14. Handling Information
  15. Infection Prevention and Control