Access to Care with Routes to Employment Including Covid-19 Training

GTS Solutions CIC

Course details

Course description

What will Individuals get on completion? • You will come away with 3 certificates in all areas covered. GTS e-learning makes the most complex of subjects easier to digest through media and content-rich exercises that motivate and engage. What makes us different is that our e-learning uses: • interactive exercises/gaming • media-rich content • interactive 3D scenarios • content provided by market leading experts • relevant photography and illustrations • multi-generational content and style • and much more This is what you will require to get in to care. COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course is fully online and is aimed at those who wish to work in Home Care or a Care Home. On completion of this course the learner will be invited to complete an application form and an interview for a reputable Home Care provider. COURSE CONTENT / TOPICS COVERED: The role of a Support Worker, National Care Standards, Legislation, Governance, Care Planning / Advance Care Planning (including End of Life / Palliative Care), Adult Support and Protection, Medication Awareness, Dementia (Informed Level), Infection Prevention and Control, Tissue Viability, Skin Integrity, Hand Hygiene, Continence Care, Basic Food Hygiene,...The course content has been written by leading experts in the field of health and social care and learners will cover the following 15 standards: understand your role, your personal development, duty of care, equality and diversity, work in a person-centered way, communication, privacy and dignity, fluids and nutrition, mental health, dementia and learning disability, safeguarding adults, safeguarding children, basic life support, health and safety, handling information, infection prevention and control, Safe Manual Handling - LITE, safe lifting techniques, correct lifting techniques This course also has the added benefit of giving the learners a nationally accredited certificate in Customer Service, which is key within the Care sector. The Highfield Level 2 Customer Service course can also be completed online. This course is also offering the Infection Prevention with COVID-19 online course, which will arm workers with the appropriate knowledge and skills to enter the workplace and keep them safe from the risk of infection. This is a great added benefit to keeping people safe . We're helping in the fight against COVID-19 by giving you the tools to prevent it from spreading in the workplace including health care settings. Scientific approach to preventing the harm caused by infection and can be completed in less than an hour. It's also been updated with a new module specific to COVID-19, which can be taken as a standalone module, and contains information on: • the differences between viruses and bacteria • how our bodies respond to viruses • what COVID-19 is • how it spreads • the symptoms of COVID-19 • how we can protect ourselves and others • where to get information and stay informed

Provided by

GTS Solutions CIC

0131 581 9251

Provider website

64a Cumberland Street




ITA funding available

Entry requirements

Job seekers will need: • Access to the internet • A computer, tablet, or smart phone There are no formal entry requirements however to benefit from the course learners should possess communication skills enough to allow them to address the assessment requirements of the qualification.

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Course details


13th Jul 2020 to 13th Jul 2021

Cost: £200.00 (ex. VAT)

Venue details

GTS Solutions CIC

42-44 Buccleuch Street




Who to contact


Training and Compliance manager

0131 516 3148

Apply for ITA funding