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Understanding your Role in Care

This course will define social care and talk about why people choose it as a career and what its goals and objectives are. It will also cover job descriptions, person centred care, understanding code of practices and the basics of government legislation. Finally it will touch on dealing with conflicts at work.

Understanding your Role in Care

Who is this course for?

Care workers; personal assistants; social workers; community support officers and outreach workers, Supervisors and Managers; Occupational therapists; Activities coordinators.

Choosing a job in health and social care means you want to make a difference to other people's lives by supporting and caring for them, so they can thrive and their quality of life is enhanced.

Course Modules 

The course structure
Understanding social care
Relationships Agreed ways of working
Keeping up-to-date
Working in partnership
Resolving conflicts

Recommended System Requirements

• Browser: Up to date web browser
• Video: Up to date video drivers
• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


Social care is the provision of social work, personal care, protection or social support services to children or adults in need, or at risk, or adults with needs arising from illness, disability, old age or poverty.

Price UK (EX VAT)



40 minutes

Understanding your Role in Care

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