It takes dedication, passion and a “not giving up” attitude to work as a healthcare assistant. The Care Assistant Training course will train you to become an efficient care provider and covers all the essential areas you need to know for working in the health sector and make a difference in someone’s life.
This best ever course is suitable for anyone interested in working in this sector or who simply wants to learn more about the topic. If you’re an individual looking to excel within this field then Care Assistant Training is for you.
We’ve taken this comprehensive course and broken it down into several manageable modules which we believe will assist you to easily grasp each concept – from the fundamental to the most advanced aspects of the course. It really is a sure pathway to success.
Benefits of studying Care Assistant Training:
- 24/7 access to the course for 12 months
- No hidden fees or exam charges
- CPD endorsed certification on successful completion
- Full Tutor support on weekdays (Monday – Friday)
- Efficient exam system, assessment and instant results
- Improve your chance of gaining professional skills and better earning potential.
By enrolling in this course, you will get the opportunities to enhance your knowledge, skills, and attitudes required to provide professional care to the elderly including those facing different health difficulties. Describing some distinct issues that you will encounter while working as a care assistant, and practical explanation to solve those difficulties are an integral part of this training course. Also, learn to work with elderly who have a variety of diseases, injuries, sickness and disabilities.
Prepare yourself for a profession as a multi-skilled healthcare assistant with just one single course entitled Care Assistant Training.
This course is designed with the following modules:
Old Age Psychology
- What is ‘Developmental Psychology’?
- What is ‘Gerontology’?
- What we consider as ‘old age’
- What is ‘ageing’ and how it happens
- Common stereotypes of older people
- How stereotyping affects older people
- Life stages and Theories
- What do we look forward to in our older age?
- Memory-related issues
- Learning disabilities
- Alzheimer’s disease and Dementia
- Chronic illness and Disabilities
- Substance abuse (addictions)
- Awareness and Misunderstanding
- Symptoms of Dementia
- Prevention and Treatment
- The Impact Of Stigma
- Caring for Dementia Victims
- Home Adaptations for People with Dementia
Social Caring and Nursing
- Communication in Nursing
- Communication Theories in Nursing
- Health and Safety in Nursing
Improving Health and Wellbeing
- The effects of exercising
- Is it worth eating ‘healthy’ in older age?
- What else affects ‘health’ and ‘wellbeing’?
- Caring for older people
How is the course assessed?
To successfully complete the course you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.
While I receive a certificate of completion?
Upon successful completion you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised professional qualification and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your Certificate at an additional cost.
Who is this course for?
Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.
The Care Assistant Training is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
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Hi there! I would like to know how long does it take to complet this course? Imagine maybe by studying two afternoons per week...
Hi Marco, Thanks for the reaching out. The course duration depends entirely on the student themselves as you can study as much or little as you want and when you want. Once you register for the course you’ll have a one-year access to the course. Therefore, you can finish the course at your own pace. However, the estimated course duration is 11 hours. Thanks.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Sian Versfeld asked:
Am I able to apply for the above course in South Africa and then come to the UK to work if successful? I am a British citizen.
Hi Sian, All our courses are completely online. That means you can take the course from anywhere in the world. We believe this course will enhance your skills and will help you to become an expert in this sector. But we cannot confirm any job guarantee as it is completely up to the employers to decide. Thanks.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
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