The Care Certificate

The Care Certificate

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…