Health & Social Care Training

    You have a genuine interest in people. You are reliable and responsible, trustworthy and have good communication skills. A commitment to teamwork is also important.

    Skills for Care Foundation Courses
    Pre-NVQ Course


    We offer a Stairway to Success for any person interested in forging a career in Health & Social Care. The Skills for Care elements include Health & Safety, Food Safety, First Aid, etc. Work placement opportunities with domiciliary agencies, day centres or care homes have led to excellent job outcomes and access to NVQs once in employment.


    There has been an expansion in the Care sector on Merseyside and this growth looks likely to continue. Support Workers are involved with groups of people with different needs. The purpose of the work is to ensure the best possible quality of life for service users.

    This consists of a range of care organisations in Liverpool, all of which offer employment opportunities and workforce development.


    Course schedule detailed below, dates to be announced

    Skills for Care
    An Introduction to the Health & Social Care Sector

    Session 01 Person Centred Care
    Session 02 Equality & Diversity / CA choices
    Session 03 Safeguarding & MCA
    Session 04 CIEH Food Safety in Catering
    Session 05 CIEH Health & Safety in Social Care
    Session 06 Emergency First Aid
    Session 07 Dementia / Condition Awareness