Basic Health Care Assistant Training

This course is designed for people who would like to start health care assistant career but have none knowledge or experience in Health and Social Care sector. Also, this course is suitable for people who have had a gap in work experience due to different circumstances and would like to refresh/update their knowledge before applying for healthcare assistant vacancies.

Course Duration

This course is conducted over 1 day from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm. After theoretical part of the training it is optional for  students to take voluntary work experience as health care assistants for 70 hours in a Care/ Nursing/Residential Home, which could be arranged just after a person have received DBS Disclosure.

Entry Requirements

All candidates must be 18+ years old and have none criminal records.

All candidates must have a good understanding of written and spoken English.

All candidates must provide original documents required for DBS application (see terms and conditions).

Course content

  • Essential Standards (Introduction to Care Certificate)
  • First Aid Awareness
  • Infection Control


The total fee for this training is £180.00. This price covers DBS check and course materials, certificates and administration fees.

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