Introduction to Care - eLearning

This course is suitable for all staff aspiring to work, or working within care, providing an introduction to duty of care, personal development and the role of the social care worker in health and social care settings.

£2.95 + VAT


By the end of this unit you will be able to:


  • Understand working relationships in social care settings
  • Understand the importance of working in ways that are agreed with the employer
  • Understand the importance of working in partnerships with others
  • Understand the implications of duty of care
  • Understand support available for addressing dilemmas that may arise about duty of care
  • Know how to respond to complaints
  • Understand what is required for good practice in adult social care roles
  • Understand how learning activities can develop knowledge, skills and understanding
  • Know how a personal development plan can contribute to own learning and development



Course content

This course covers the following:

  • Working relationships
  • Agreed ways of working
  • Working in partnerships
  • Resolving conflicts
  • Duty of care and dilemmas that may arise
  • Responding to complaints
  • Good practice, high standards and developing skills
  • Learning activities and feedback
  • Personal development plans