Introduction to health and social care

Qualification: Level 2
Course Date: 28 June-26 July
Day and time: Thursday 10am-2pm
Location: Redruth

The Level 2 unit in care planning skills includes person-centred care planning and an understanding of the various roles required for care planning. Individual assessment will also be introduced and the gathering of client information in diverse ways will be discussed and considered.

Risk assessment and meeting the needs of the individual will also be covered in addition to the varied roles of the care team and of family and significant others in planning safe and effective care. The importance of adhering to care plans and understanding the legal framework surrounding the collection and storage of personal data will be discussed.