Caring for adults
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Course learning outcomes
- Describe the role and responsibilities of carers.
- Recognise some of the basic concepts that will enable a person-centred approach to care.
- Identify the different needs of a cared-for person, at different stages of their care.
- Understand the impact that caring may have upon carers, and how this might be managed.
- Explain some of the legal responsibilities within the caring role.
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- Section 4
- Section 5
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I have just completed nnco_carers course, and gained 5 digital badges, the course is very professionally researched and well written with every section covered thoroughly by a dedicated team of people,very well done , thank you Douglas F Thorpe.
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- Level 0: Beginner
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