Training the next generation of healthcare workers


Following the recommendations of the Cavendish Report 2013, The Care Certificate was introduced to:

• Build on and replace the Common Induction Standards (CIS) and National Minimum Training Standards (NMTS)

• Set out specific learning outcomes, competences and standards that will ensure caring and compassionate quality of care

The Care Certificate course is available for all care workers, healthcare assistants and social care support workers:-

• Who are new to the workplace or new to care (within first 12 weeks)

• Or existing staff requiring refresher training

The course covers the theory and knowledge elements of The Care Certificate.

The Care Certificate course is split into the following 15 standards:

  1. Understand Your Role
  2. Your Personal Development
  3. Duty of Care
  4. Equality and Diversity
  5. Work in a Person Centred Way
  6. Communication
  7. Privacy and Dignity
  8. Fluids and Nutrition
  9. Awareness of mental health, dementia and learning disabilities
  10. Safeguarding Adults
  11. Safeguarding Children
  12. Basic Life Support
  13. Health and Safety
  14. Handling Information
  15. Infection Prevention and Control
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4 - 6 HOURS


8 - 10 HOURS



Our trainees receive the following:

1 to 1 tutor access

24 hour helpline

Q & A seminars

Online video classes

Support material & videos

Certification upon course completion​

Are you interested in enrolling on this course?

Do you have a query about this course? Email for further information.

Accreditations & Memberships

Avanta Care Ltd is an Awarded supplier of Healthcare Professionals on the HealthTrust Europe framework

HealthTrust Europe hold a strong and long-standing relationship with the NHS, and take a partnership approach to improve healthcare performance. They are committed to developing and delivering solutions that support the needs of public sector healthcare providers

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