In its annual report on the state of health care, published this week, currently trending with the hashtag #StateofCare, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) found that the majority of adult social care services in England provide good quality caring but there
We are increasingly receiving questions from colleagues about Care Certificate Training in our free workshops around the country and want to take this opportunity to pass on what we know to the sector.
The Care Certificate is scheduled for introduction in March 2015, replacing both the National Minimum Training Standards and the Common Induction Standards.
The Care Certificate represents the biggest change to workforce development in the social care sector and is the first time that the same standards are being applied across health and social care.
Evidencing competence “in practice” and staff learning “during real work duties” are seen as a higher value outcomes than simply delivering staff training, under the new criteria. Read more…