This free online course will help you understand the skills needed to work in the care-giving profession and develop the fundamental skills used by carers during their day-to-day duties.
The course covers the fundamental roles and responsibilities of a carer, the basic legal and ethical issues involved in providing care and the importance of confidentiality in the care-giving process.
It will develop your communications skills for liaising with colleagues and clients, and teach you the job management skills that carers require.
To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to purchase your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.
Having completed this course the learner will be able to:
- Discuss the roles and responsibilities of a carer;
- Define the various legal issues that a carer must consider when working with a client;
- Develop the communication skills necessary to provide efficient care to clients and collaborate as necessary with the service team;
- Develop the job management skills necessary to provide efficient care to clients.