Social care specialisms

Social care workers provide care for people who need specialised care, "No two days are the same" Skills for Care. The courses we provide puts the individual at the heart by building empathy and applying a person-centred approach valuing each person for their uniqueness and applying strengths-based principles to the way social care is provided. "Talk to any employer, or person who draws on care and support, and they will tell you that the people who work in social care are undoubtedly the sector’s biggest asset".

See our course offers available to meet the skills, knowledge and behaviours the care workforce requires to support those in receipt of care and support.

An understanding of autism

Gain insight into autism: Understand characteristics, communication, sensory differences, and provide tailored support for individuals.

Understanding dementia

Introduction to dementia: Understand causes, brain effects, individual experiences, and adapt support strategies for living well with dementia.

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Older woman and woman carer