Consent for Health & Social Care Workers - Online Training Course - CPDUK Certified

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2 Hours
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365 Days
2 CPD points / hours
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Consent for Health & Social Care Workers - Online Course - CPDUK Certified.

Course access - Instant course access

Study method – Online, self-paced, on any device

Estimated duration (Indicative CPD hours) – 2 hours

Course format – Online (24/7 access), seven modules

Entry requirements – no prerequisites required

Assessment type – Complete end of course assessment (80% needed to pass and gain CPD certificate)

Certification/Qualification – Downloadable CPD certificate (pdf format or order hard copy)

Cost(s) of assessment and certification – Assessment and certification costs included in the course price

Course accreditation – CPD Certification Service (CPDUK)

Course access – Part-time (365-day access)

Course delivery – via desktop PC/MAC, laptops, tablets or smartphones.


Consent for Health & Social Care Workers - Online Course - CPDUK Certified.

This module covers the core principles relating to how service users must give permission before they receive any type of medical treatment or examination.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this online consent training course, you will be able to:

  • provide the learner with an understanding of the key legislation regarding consent in health and social care
  • provide essential consent training resources in an engaging and meaningful way
  • provide a FREE blended learning environment that is available to all individuals and businesses

What is covered in this online consent training course?

This online consent training course was written to the skills for health recommendations and includes the following topics:

  • An introduction to consent for health & social care workers
  • Health professional and consent
  • Defining consent
  • Consent and the law
  • What else is consent for?
  • Adult competence and refusal of treatment
  • Mental capacity and consent
  • Supporting people who lack capacity
  • Children and consent
  • Who has parental responsibility
  • Complex situations relating to consent
  • Forms of consent
  • Delegated consent
  • Types of consent forms
  • Important points to remember about consent

Why is this online consent for health & social care workers training course important?

This online consent for health & social care workers training course was developed to meet the required Skills for Health learning outcomes and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) recommendations for health and social care providers.

Course duration

This e-learning consent course takes approximately 60 to 120 minutes to complete. How long you take to complete the consent course depends on your previous knowledge of the subject and work experience. You can complete it in one sitting, or STOP and RESUME at a later stage. All your course progress will be saved, together with any certificates you have already earned with MHC Training Solutions.


Once you have completed all the online learning materials for this consent for health & social care workers course, you will be required to complete an online assessment. The reason for this online assessment is to test your knowledge regarding consent and regulatory requirements. You will be required to gain a pass mark of at least 80% to pass. If you fail the consent knowledge test, do not worry - You can revise the e-learning materials as many time as you like and retake the course at no extra charge.


All our online courses are accredited and in line with the universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) standards. The CPD standards require a robust process of content development, peer review and compliance with the relevant regulatory requirements. Once you have successfully completed the knowledge test, you will be sent a CPD certificate (you can download or print out), which can be used across the UK.

Payment and additional information

Once you have purchased your online consent course, you will be sent a confirmation e-mail. You will then receive a link and login details to access your online training course(s).

Why choose MHC Training Solutions’ online training courses?

MHC Training Solutions is a leading provider of accredited mandatory training courses including health and safety courses, healthcare training courses, health and social care training courses, home care training, online training courses, management courses and clinical skills workshops among many others.

There are other benefits of choosing MHC Training Solutions’ as your e-learning training provider, including:

  • It is a National Skills Academy for Health national delivery partner
  • A free blended learning environment for individuals and meeting UK compliance requirements
  • An approved UK training centre
  • Over 1000 online CPD courses
  • Internationally recognized CPD certificates
  • SCORM compliant e-learning courses
  • TIN CAN compliant e-Learning courses
  • organizations to support existing training
  • competitively priced online training courses
  • immediate access to online learning materials
  • minimize travel costs and man-hour costs of classroom training
  • minimize hours and days spent away in classroom training
  • download or print CPD certificates on completion
  • UK accredited e-learning provider
  • Ofqual accredited qualifications
  • Free blended learning environment to support existing training
  • Substantial cost reductions (no travel fees & other expenses)
  • Embrace the benefits of eLearning for healthcare providers
  • Online training only takes as long as the learners needs
  • Low carbon footprint through e-learning
  • Repository of online learning materials and assessment
  • Fully qualified and experienced trainers, instructors and assessors
  • Subject matter experts and content developers
  • Convert your existing classroom courses to e-learning courses
  • All training courses based on the latest guidance and best practice

National Skills Academy (Health) National Delivery Partner

We are a National Skills Academy for Health National Delivery Partner and also have a range of Qualifications and Credit Framework courses in collaboration with various awarding bodies.

Health care and social care training experts

All our online training courses are written in line with established CPD Standards and comply with the requirements of all Care Quality Commission (CQC) regulated organisations, including:

  • NHS Trusts;
  • Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs);
  • GP practices;
  • private hospitals and other healthcare providers;
  • nursing and residential care homes;
  • community-based adult social care provider;
  • hospices and other community-based settings;
  • recruitment agencies and locum agencies supplying staff to the NHS and the private sector

Legislative and regulatory framework

All our healthcare and social care courses are compliant with the relevant regulatory and legislative frameworks, including:

  • Skills for Health’s UK Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF);
  • Skills for Care’s Care Certificate;
  • CQC’s Common Induction Standards;
  • Resuscitation Council (UK) Guidelines;
  • National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) guidelines;
  • Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and many other regulatory organisations’ recommendations for employers and employees

E-learning for health care & social care organisations

  • Are you looking to buy multiple CPD online training courses?
  • Or perhaps explore the benefits of online learning, blended learning and how to set up your organisational e-learning?
  • Regardless of how big or small your e-learning requirements are, MHC Training Solutions will help you to stay ahead with online learning.

Consent for Health & Social Care Workers - Online Course - CPDUK Certified.

Who is this course for?

This online consent training course should be taken by all health and social care staff. These include :

  • unpaid and voluntary staff working in NHS
  • locum doctors
  • locum allied health professionals
  • agency nurses
  • Healthcare assistants.
  • Private hospital staff
  • Healthcare professionals
  • Agency workers
  • Healthcare clinical staff

Consent for Health & Social Care Workers - Online Course - CPDUK Certified.


All our online courses are written for different levels depending on job role, i.e., from Level 1 to Level 6. It is recommended that learners should complete introductory modules, i.e., Level 1 modules before attempting Level 3-6 courses.

Those who are new to health and social care sectors should complete introductory modules, particularly the Care Certificate. Some modules require additional practical assessments in your place of employment, for example, first aid, manual handling of objects, moving and handling of people and resuscitation.

These modules can be used for professional reviews and revalidation for doctors and nurses.

Career path

On completion of introductory modules, those new to health and social care sectors can proceed to complete health and social care QCF and NVQ qualifications from Level 2 up to Level 6., as well as nursing and allied health professions.

Qualified health and social care professionals can use these online modules for their continuing professional development and re-validation requirements.

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