Understanding your Role in Care

Understanding your Role in Care


This course will define social care and talk about why people choose it as a career and what its goals and objectives are. It will also cover job descriptions, person-centred care, understanding the code of practices and the basics of government legislation. Finally, it will touch on dealing with conflicts at work.

Approved by CPD – Duration 40 mins* – €24.00


Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Understanding your Role 1 The course structure 70
Understanding your Role 2 Understanding social care 70
Understanding your Role 3 Relationships 70
Understanding your Role 4 Agreed ways of working 70
Understanding your Role 5 Keeping up-to-date 70
Understanding your Role 6 Working in partnership 70
Understanding your Role 7 Resolving conflicts 70

Additional Information

This course lasts around 40 minutes.

This course is designed for individuals who are planning or have recently begun a role within the care sector.  It provides an awareness of the personal behaviours and standards of work which would be expected in this sector and gives an introduction to the framework of relevant legislation including your duties and responsibilities when caring for children or vulnerable adults.  The course will explore the different career paths and roles which you may come into contact with and how they work together to provide a person-centred approach the care of each individual.

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