Qualifications Credit Framework (QCF) diplomas in health and social care include units that cover all aspects of the Care Certificate. These can also be studied as stand-alone units. Click here for qualifications information at Skills for Care and for the Care Certificate Standards
The Keys to Care are a set of 12 laminated cards from to fit on a keyring, covering topics from Continence Care to Dementia, Care at Night or Emergencies and provide an essential aide-memoire of what to think about, ask and do in each situation. Click here for information on The Relatives & Residents Association. An app is free to download from Google Play and iTunes.
Scils stands for Social Care Information and Learning Services. There are a wide range of learning materials on the SCILS website to support professionals. The Suffolk Brokerage is able to offer a free subscription to this service. Call the Brokerage on 01449 720400 for the login code. Then click on Scils here to login in and access the useful training material.