Skills for Care

Training in Care

Training in Care began in business by looking at the inspection reports of local authorities and identifying skills gaps. In 2002 Training in Care won a National Training Award for their Esteem Programme, an employment pathway for people entering the care sector. Initially students entered the childcare sector, but with the demand growing and the transferrable skills within both child and adult care, we offered a “cradle to grave” training programme. This led to the establishment of The Care People CIC in 2007, a supported employment company offering free recruitment to employers and continuous professional development, work experience and variable hours for Care staff. Training in Care works with the public, private and voluntary sectors. The company holds and excellent contractual track record, high standards of teaching and learning, is innovative in its approach to workforce development in care, and is driven by its values.

This provider offers courses in: Workforce Development Fund (WDF) programmes, Accredited qualifications, Lead to Succeed – Skills for Care licenced programme, Well being, Support for registered managers, Learning disabilities, Mental health, Long term conditions, Substance dependency, Activity provision, Assisting and moving, Autism, Care Certificate, Health and safety, Infection and control, Dementia, Medication, Mental Capacity Act, Positive behavioural support (NOT PEER REVIEWED), Safeguarding, End of Life Care, Other, Well-Led - Skills for Care licenced programme, Understanding performance management - Skills for Care CPD Module, Understanding self-management skills - Skills for Care CPD Module, Understanding workplace culture - Skills for Care CPD Module, Coronavirus (Covid-19), Supervision

Region: National

Level of endorsement: CentreOfExcellence

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Telephone: 0191 537 3529

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