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Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children's and Young People's Settings

Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children's and Young People's Settings
Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children

Overview - Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children's and Young People's Settings

It is important that everyone working within health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings is able to evaluate their own competence and personal development aspirations.

As a result, this module has been designed for health and social care workers operating in a wide variety of health and social care settings. It provides learners with the knowledge and skills required to promote personal development.

On completion, learners will have an increased understanding of what is required for competence in their own work role and be able to reflect and evaluate on their own practice. Learners will also learn how to make the best use of learning opportunities and reflective practice to develop their own practice.

On completion of this course learners will be able to:

  • Know what is required for competence in your own work role
  • Be able to reflect on your own practice
  • Be able to evaluate you own practice
  • Be able to agree a personal development plan
  • Be able to make the best use of learning opportunities and reflective practice to be able to develop your own practice

The content of this course has been mapped to the underpinning knowledge within the following units on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF):

Engage in personal development in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings

This unit is a mandatory unit within the following qualification:
Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England
Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce

Principles of personal development in adult social care settings (Level 3)

This unit is a mandatory unit within the following qualification:
Level 3 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

Introduction to personal development in health, social care or children's and young people’s settings

This unit is a mandatory unit within the following qualifications:
Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England
Level 2 Certificate for the Children & Young People's Workforce

Principles of personal development in adult social care settings (Level 2)

This unit is a mandatory unit within the following qualifications:
Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

For a full list of qualifications in which these units are mandatory please click here:

For more information about this or any of our courses mapped to the QCF please contact us on the details provided below.

Lesson Plan

Areas covered include:

  • Welcome and Learning Outcomes
  • Know What is Required for Competence in Your Work Role
  • Adopt Reflective Practice
  • Evaluate Your Own Practice
  • Agree a Personal Development Plan
  • Utilise Learning Opportunities and Reflective Practice

Accreditation

The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

Certification

On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.

Duration

Approximately 1 hour. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like.

Target Audience

This module is aimed at those working within health and social care including professional care and support workers and practitioners.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Testimonials

The module was easy to understand and well presented.
24/08/2015 DD
I like using this system as I feel I can take my own time and do not feel pressured.
27/07/2015 LS
This course was easy to follow and informative
JK 12/12/2013
I liked that after every module you were given a question to check understanding
DW 20/11/2013
Very interactive, good source of information, not overloaded
LD 06/08/2013
It is very easy to use.
JL 05/08/2013
Information on guidance
LB 02/07/2013
Keywords and challenges
IS 01/07/2013

How it Works

This is a general guide to how the system works; if you want a more detailed guide to how our purchasing and learning works please visit the Four Easy Steps page which should tell you all you need to know.

Alternatively, if you have a specific question or concern why not contact us directly ?

What

This is an online course, all the training will be taken through your browser window. There will be no face-to-face sessions with instructors nor will you receive any training material through the post. If you wish you may print out any page of the training material and may also print the notes you took during the training.

You can also revisit the training material at any time, even after you have completed the course.

How

The material for this course has been broken down into several smaller lessons, each lesson dealing with a specific area of the overall subject.

The lesson consists of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk you through the lesson material at a pace that suits you. Pages may also include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help you keep in touch and interested in the material.

Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be PAUSED and RESUMED at any stage. When all lessons in the course have been completed our system will realise and automatically record that you have successfully completed the course

When

The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.

£30.00 + VAT

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On average this course contributes 1 hour towards your CPD

Discounts

Discounts are available for multiple users (10 or more) for more information please contact info@virtual-college.co.uk or telephone us on 01943 885089.

Corporate Purchasers

If you have 10 or more learners and want to track their progress or, for details of how we can help you with a corporate e-learning solution, please contact us

Testimonials

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