Basic Health Care Assistant Training


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Basic Health Care Assistant Training (also known as Support Worker) will provide you with strong foundation and understanding about working in the nursing homes.


Product Description

Basic Health Care Assistant/Support Worker

This basic health care assistant training course is designed for people who would like to start a health care assistant career, but have no 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 health care Assistant vacancies.

Course Duration

This course is conducted over 1 day and lasts from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm.

Entry Requirements 

  • All candidates must be 18+ years old and have no criminal records.
  • All candidates must have a good understanding of written and spoken English.

Course Content

  • Essential Standards
    • Understand Your Role
    • Your Personal Development
    • Duty of Care
    • Equality and Diversity
    • Work in a person-centered way
    • Communication
    • Privacy and Dignity
    • Fluids and Nutrition
    • Awareness of mental health, dementia, and learning disabilities
    • Safeguarding Adults/Safeguarding Children
    • Health and Safety
    • Handling Information
  • First Aid Awareness
  • Infection Control


The total fee for this training is £175.00.