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Caring for adults

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Caring for adults

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  • 15 hours study
  • Level 0: Beginner
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4.2 out of 5 stars

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    This course is part of a collection of courses called Social care and psychology. There are 5 courses in this collection so you may find other courses here that maybe of interest to you.

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  • Course learning outcomes

    After completing this course, you will be able to:

    • 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.

  • Course dates:

    First Published 20/12/2017.

    Updated 17/09/2021

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Course reviews

  • Onajiyoma Agubo

    Caring for Adults

    Onajiyoma Agubo5 May 2022 4:45

    What an interesting Course. It will really give me an edge in my career

  • Taiwo Attah

    Caring for adults course appraisal

    Taiwo Attah22 March 2022 4:25

    I really found the time spent on this course as a great investment . It’s so engaging and the fact that there’s the award of statement of participation makes it worth the time .

  • Amaan Ali

    health and social care

    Amaan Ali17 March 2022 1:16

    It is a good course and I wish to take this progress further and see where it leads to me.

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About this course

  • 15 hours study
  • Level 0: Beginner
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4.2 out of 5 stars

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