PERSONAL AND PRESSURE CARE
This care worker training for Personal and Pressure care practices is designed to provide important knowledge about legislation, hazard analysis, falls prevention and management practices within Health and Social Care settings. It combines theory and practical activities that enable you or your healthcare workers learn about various ways of falls prevention controls at work. In addition, this course meets training requirements placed by the Health & Safety at Work (Etc.) Act of 1974; Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations; The Assessment & Management of Falls in Older People (NICE 2013) and CQC on employers by industry standards.
Designed by healthcare professionals
Full compliance with the Health & Safety at Work (Etc.) Act of 1974; Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations; The Assessment & Management of Falls in Older People (NICE 2013) and CQC standards
Duration 3 hours
Healthcare trainer support
Accredited by Trainer Courses and approved by TrainerQuals (Personal and Pressure Care at Level 1)
Multiple re-assessment opportunities with no additional charge
Certification within 24 hours
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be sent a quality assured, accredited certificate via e-mail. It can be used to evidence compliance or your professional development. All of our Open Courses are approved by trainerQuals and accredited by the Trainer Courses Certification Service as conforming to nationally accepted Health and Safety, and Healthcare Professionalism Development guidelines and Health and Safety standards requirements.
This care worker training course is for all care and healthcare employees who work with vulnerable adults, including:
- Healthcare assistants
- Support workers
- Charity volunteers
- Family carers
Upon completion of this course learners will be able to:
- The role of the carer when providing personal care
- Incontinence and its control
- The importance of personal hygiene procedures
- Pressure sores and how they can be avoided
The assessment is carried out on completion of the course. You are given the chance to answer 20 questions with a 75% pass mark. If you don’t pass, don’t worry! You can re-take the test immediately with tutors support and with no extra charge.
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- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Students 621
- Assessments Yes