Understand Your Role in Health & Social Care

This course will provide information about the role and responsibilities of a health and social care worker, including understanding the boundaries of the role and when to refer to others for advice and support.

Course description

This course will provide you with information to help you understand your role as a health and social care worker.

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • describe your duties, responsibilities and agreed ways of working
  • list relevant standards and codes of practice
  • describe working relationships
  • explain the importance of partnership working
  • know how and when to access support and advice
  • explain how to escalate concerns
  • describe your employment rights.

Understand Your Role in Health & Social Care, what are my buying options?

Buy as a standalone course

This course costs £18.50 excl. VAT and you can buy online today.


Buy as part of a training package

This course is included in our comprehensive online learning service that includes essential training for health and social care staff.

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Our content experts ensure your courses are kept up-to-date. We constantly monitor changes to statutory guidance, legislation and inspection requirements, as soon as changes are confirmed, we update your course content at the earliest opportunity.

EduCare’s online learning management system is incredibly easy to use with training courses that can be accessed at any time and from any computer with internet access.

With EduCare you can:

  • Fulfil your legal duty of care in the key areas the law and inspection requires
  • Provide robust evidence of staff training
  • Access powerful management reports so you know who has completed the training
  • Allow ALL staff to complete essential duty of care training
  • Access additional resources to extend subject knowledge
  • Keep up-to-date with legislation changes
  • Download personalised certificates
  • Train anytime, anywhere - 24/7
  • Provide training certified for CPD

Key features and benefits

Price £18.50 excl. VAT

Max. Duration 2 hours

Target Audience Health

  • This course is level 2 (as graded against the nationally accepted levels for training courses)
  • Delivers 2 CPD credits
  • 70% pass mark
  • This course is enhanced with a narration feature for accessibility purposes
  • Additional resources for further learning and printable modules for future reference
  • This course has been mapped to the Care Certificate and the CSTF for health.
  • Course id: 115

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What customers say

"We feel that the EduCare method is robust, engaging and easy-to-use. It is also a good resource as learners can refer back to the content even after they have completed the training."

Julian Rhodes
Head of Education at West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust