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Dignity in Care Training

Our Dignity in Care Training enables attendees to understand what the difference is between dignified care and undignified care and understand how to use empathy in the correct situations.
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Learn how to notice indicators of undignified care ta king place and what constitutes undignified care.

What is dignity? What are the National Dignity Challenges? What is empathy? Why is dignity in care important? Why is privacy and dignity in the care industry important?

Our Dignity in Care course will help you to answer the questions above and more.

The Dignity in Care Campaign, launched in November 2006, aims to stimulate national debate around the need for people receiving care services to be treated with dignity and respect.

Through our Dignity in Care Training, you will gain an understanding of what the difference is between undignified care and dignified care. You will learn the National Dignity Challenges. You will learn why dignity in care is important. You will learn how the Care Quality Commission (CQC) is related to dignity in care. You will learn the different types of legislation involved with dignity in care. You will also learn how privacy and communication is important.

What does Dignity in Care Training cover?

  • What dignified and undignified care is.
  • Recognise the types of legislation involved with dignity in care.
  • Understand how communication, privacy and social inclusion is important.
  • Understand how personal hygiene is important and how it is related to dignity in care.
  • Understand what pain management is and how it is related to dignity in care.
  • Understand how and why eating and drinking is important relating to dignity in care.
  • Gain knowledge of what dignity audits are.
  • Explore reasons to why a complaints procedure should be in place.

Who is our Dignity in Care Training for?

Our Dignity in Care course is for anyone working in an elderly care organisation this can be care homes, residential homes, hospitals, GP surgeries and day centres. Our Dignity in Care course give attended knowledge, skills and, confidence.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…

By the end of the course, you will be able to….

  • Discuss what the 8 factors that promote dignity in care are.
  • Discuss what undignified care is.
  • Recognise the legislation in place relevant to dignity in care.
  • Demonstrate how to provide dignified care.
  • Evaluate different circumstances of why an individual’s behaviour may change.
  • Develop knowledge, skills and strategies to develop positive environments.

Frequently asked questions

Our prices are personalised to the company, including how many delegates, and location. Please make an enquiry to get a personalised quote with no hidden costs.
We cover the whole of the UK.
Many of our courses can be adapted for both classroom settings or virtual platforms like zoom. Some courses that include a practical aspect can only be delivered in a classroom setting.
All learners will receive a certificate for any course they complete. Some of our courses are in-house certified, some of our courses are regulated by Ofqual and others are accredited by other awarding bodies.

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I absolutely love attending training with Able Training. The courses are professionally prepared and delivered and the trainers are of a very high standard and are very engaging and knowledgeable. Awesome!
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Fantastic training , I have participated in a number of courses over the last 12 months , each course has been very interesting and helpful to my role as a foster Carer , the information is presented in a interesting way and gets each point across effectively, I would highly recommend them ! I am looking forward to more in the near future .
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Training can be delivered at a venue of your choice or at one of our training locations across the UK.

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Whether you’re an established enterprise or a growing startup, we’ve got your training needs covered. Trusted by companies of all sizes including:
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